Based in Hong Kong, Benno Jaeggi is active in Egon Zehnder’s Financial Services and FinTech practices with a particular focus on Investment Banking and Markets. He leverages his deep experience in Corporate Banking, Sales & Trading, Capital Markets and FinTech as a respected advisor to clients in Hong Kong and across Asia.
Every day I’m inspired by the trust that our clients place in us. Leadership decisions have an enormous impact on organizations and the communities we live in.
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Benno was an executive with the ANXONE cryptocurrency exchange, one of the largest digital asset businesses in Asia. Prior to that he spent more than a decade in Wholesale Banking and on the Markets trading floors at ABN AMRO, RBS and ANZ Bank, most recently as the Global COO for Distribution and Origination at ANZ Global Markets. Benno also served as a Director and board member of Balance Health Limited, a holistic health and corporate wellness business advising individuals and corporate clients across Asia. Benno began his career as a venture capital analyst.
Benno earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration and IT management from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland and an MBA in Finance from the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology. Besides his native German, Benno is fluent in English. When not working, he tries to improve his golf handicap, follows his favorite football teams around the world and enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.