Erich Wasser has nearly 40 years of experience as a banker and a trainer, and is President of Wasser and Associates AG. Wasser has taught in investment and commercial banks in Europe and Asia, and delivers programs in both English and German.
For over 20 years, Wasser has taught Pimley & Pimley’s international and domestic banking curriculum in Europe in general, and in Germany and Switzerland in particular, where he has delivered the full range of Pimley & Pimley’s corporate finance and credit curriculum.
Prior to forming his own company, Wasser had enjoyed a distinguished 22-year career at Swiss Bank Corporation / UBS.
Beginning with a series of apprenticeship assignments at the Bank, Wasser became head of Financial Institutions for Swiss Bank Corporation in New York. Upon returning to Switzerland, Wasser became head of the Credit Department for Northern and Central Switzerland, where he was responsible for the region’s complicated corporate finance and credit intensive transactions.
Following the merger between Swiss Bank Corporation and Union Bank of Switzerland, Wasser assumed the role of Chief Credit Officer for the entire Retail Division on the combined banks.