Swiss wealthtech firm CAT Financial Products announced that legal expert Ulrich Sauter has joined its firm as a partner.
Sauter will be juggling multiple roles at the CAT Group including that of general counsel, independent attorney as well as board member and corporate secretary.
With more than twenty years of international experience in the regulatory area of financial markets, Sauter aims to drive the expansion and organisation of the CAT Group within and outside of Switzerland.
Sauter was previously the general counsel of Leonteq for more than 10 years. He also served Tezos Foundation in the same capacity for three years.
Sauter is a specialised independent lawyer for Distributed Ledger Technology, Blockchain, Digital Assets and DeFi Solutions.
„We are very pleased that with Ulrich Sauter we were able to win a legal and regulatory expert for CAT Financial Products who is recognized beyond the borders of Switzerland. He will optimally strengthen our management team with his extensive experience, both in the financial industry and in the blockchain and digital asset space,“
said David Schmid, Partner, CAT Financial Products.
Giuliano Glocker, Founder and Partner of the CAT Financial Group commented:
„Ulrich Sauter brings a fresh perspective, extensive experience in banking regulation and good relationships with regulators to our leadership team. His strong collaborative skills and proven ability to work effectively across teams and authorities will prove valuable as we address the challenges and opportunities ahead.“