Selvi & Cie SA is a swiss company founded in 1970 and specialised since 1982 in wealth management, investment advisory, securities and currency trading as well as custodial services on behalf of its clients

As a custodian firm, Selvi & Cie SA disposes of the Securities Dealer status (SESTA) granted by the Swiss financial market supervisory authority (FINMA), the supervisory authority under which it operates.

Located in the heart of Geneva’s banking district, Selvi & Cie SA upholds the ancient tradition of trust, service and confidentiality which has made the reputation of the Swiss financial center.

Selvi & Cie SA responds to the needs of a private and selective clientele by offering its services of management, advisory, custody and trading with discipline and diligence.

The competence and reputation of Selvi & Cie SA revolves around four fundamental values : security, performance, confidentiality and trust

Board & Management

Board of Directors

  • Mr Selman Selvi Chairman, Managing Director

    Selman Selvi graduated in Law from the University of Geneva and has been a banker since 1960. Between 1973 and 1980 Selman was Chairman and CEO of a bank in Paris that he led until it was sold. In 1980 he moves bank to Geneva and creates what would become Selvi & Cie SA.

    Selman was a member of the French bankers Association and is currently a member of the Swiss bankers association.

  • Mr Laurent Selvi Managing Director

    After business studies Laurent Selvi was trained with US and British banks, mainly in financial research and portfolio management.  With this international experience he joined the family business in 1987 where he helped oversee its development.

    As a Managing Director Laurent has been head of wealth management and development for the past 20 years.

  • Mr Fernando Menendez Director

    Trained in accounting and finance, Fernando has gained experience as an accountant at a CPA Firm as well as in the finance department of a large multinational group.  Fernando has been part of our team since 2007 when he was hired to run the accounting/back-office functions.

    Fernando was promoted to COO in 2011 and is a member of the Executive Committee

  • Mme Nathalie Barthomeuf Director

    After obtaining her federal diploma as a bank employee, Nathalie worked with renowned private and international banks in Geneva. She joined our Firm in 1998 as a securities middle-office employee. She rose from there to become head of trading and treasury as manager.

    Nathalie is a member of the Executive Committee.

Management

  • Mr Pierre R. Monney Administrator

    A graduate of Law from the University of Geneva, Pierre has been legal affairs Director and General counsel of several multinational industrial groups and In particular Chrysler Europe, PSA-Peugeot SA, EniChem International SA. Since 1999 Pierre is Counsel to the law Firm Budin in Geneva. Pierre brings his considerable legal and international expertise to the Board of Selvi & Cie SA.

  • Me Stéphanie Hodara-El Bez Administrator

    Stéphanie Hodara El-Bez graduated from Geneva University’s law school and holds a Masters of Law (LL M.) from the University of Boston. She is a partner at the Altenburger Law Firm and Geneva. Admitted to the bar in Geneva and New-York, Stéphanie is specialized in banking, securities, commercial and corporate law.

    As a non-executive member she brings her considerable legal and regulatory expertise to the board of directors of Selvi & Cie SA where she supervises Selvi’s internal audit functions.

  • Mr Laurent Selvi Managing Director

    After business studies Laurent Selvi was trained with US and British banks, mainly in financial research and portfolio management.  With this international experience he joined the family business in 1987 where he helped oversee its development.

    As a Managing Director Laurent has been head of wealth management and development for the past 20 years.

  • Mr Selman Selvi Chairman, Managing Director

    Selman Selvi graduated in Law from the University of Geneva and has been a banker since 1960. Between 1973 and 1980 Selman was Chairman and CEO of a bank in Paris that he led until it was sold. In 1980 he moves bank to Geneva and creates what would become Selvi & Cie SA.

    Selman was a member of the French bankers Association and is currently a member of the Swiss bankers association.