E. Gutzwiller & Cie, Banquiers is a family owned private bank based in Switzerland. Since 1886, our objective is to help our clients protect and grow their wealth.

The bank provides wealth management financial services to private clients and third-party asset managers. Our offices are in Basel, Geneva and Zurich.




E. Gutzwiller & Cie, Banquiers is a Bank specialized in wealth management for private clients and third-party asset managers. We believe each client is unique.

Whether you are an individual or a professional, we align our interests with yours. Our aim is to make it as easy as possible to put your money to work.

You are a private client

We offer discretionary, advisory and execution-only mandates. You will have a professional investor looking after your wealth.

You are a third party asset manager

We offer the full range of trading, administrative and custodial services. You will have access to our proprietary trading system and a dedicated investment professional to assist you.



Managing Partners

François Gutzwiller

Stéphane Gutzwiller

François Boulte

von Habsburg-Lothringen

Directors/Limited Partners

Archduke Lorenz
von Habsburg-Lothringen

Peter Handschin

Dr. Philip Baumann

Christoph Gloor

Dr. Urs Gloor

Chief Operating Officer

Adrian F. Strub

Affiliated companies

Gutzwiller SA, Genève
Guillaume Labouchere

Gutzwiller AG, Zürich
Nicolas A. Maurice



Since its founding by Carl Gutzwiller in 1886, his descendants, partners and employees have successfully developed the bank.To this day our bank’s history has been a journey of evolution and innovation, helping our clients navigate economic and market challenges.

Major milestones – In 1886, E. Gutzwiller & Cie, Banquiers became a founding member of the Basel Stock Exchange that evolved into today’s SIX Group (SIX Swiss Exchange AG). The bank is still an active shareholder today. In 1930, the Bank contributed to the establishment of the Bank for International Settlements in Basel.



In banking, skin in the game matters.

We are Swiss private bankers. By law, our managing partners invest their own capital in their business and are personally liable on their entire wealth for the obligations of their bank.

Expertise in wealth management and securities trading are at the heart of our activities. We are committed to ensuring that your assets are soundly and securely invested. We believe in quality sustainable growth.

We choose the long-term vision: in our client relationships, in our investments and for our bank.