Philipp Arnet joined CFM in August 2016 as a Managing Partner. He was previously a Partner and Head of the FSO Transaction Advisory Services business of EY in Switzerland, where he supported large and mid-sized banks and insurance companies with their planning and execution of national and international M&A transactions. Philipp started his professional carreer in 1996 at PwC in the audit department, followed by 13 years of international M&A and corporate finance advisory at PwC in Zurich and London as well as at KPMG in Zurich.
Philipp advised on numerous M&A transactions and related engagements in the financial services industry in various jurisdictions, including in Switzerland, Liechtenstein, the UK, the Channel Islands, Singapore, Germany, Austria, Italy and the Bahamas. His market and industry expertise include corporate and commercial banking, private banking and asset management, insurance, debt collection and fiduciary- and trust services. Furthermore, Philipp has a proven track-record in transaction support/due diligence, company valuation, business planning and modelling, market entry and strategic options analysis as well as financial accounting.
Philipp is a Swiss Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds a BA in Economics and Business Administration. He speaks German, English and French.