First graduates of UBS/Rochester-Bern Master in Wealth Management Program from Asia Pacific announced
The first graduates of the Master in Wealth Management Program from Asia Pacific were announced at a ceremony at UBS's Business University, at the historic Former Command House in Singapore. The 16 graduates were officially conferred with dual degrees – a Master of Science in Wealth Management from the Simon Business School at University of Rochester (USA), and a Master of Advanced Studies in Finance from the University of Bern (Switzerland).
The two-year Master in Wealth Management – the highest certification in the UBS Wealth Management education pathway – provides high-performing senior client-facing and managerial employees with extensive training in the management of client wealth, relationships, books and risk. The certification program uses tailored on-the-job development in an effort to promote best practices and generate business impact. Organized in collaboration with the universities of Rochester and Bern, the Master in Wealth Management offers nominated employees the opportunity to study for dual master's degrees in wealth management and finance.
«Client advisors need the tools and the ability to confront themselves with rapidly changing market conditions, institutional environments, and client needs. I believe this program is a successful answer to all of that.» said Claudio Loderer, Delegate of the Foundation Board of Rochester‐Bern.