Yassine Bouhara was appointed CEO Global Emerging Markets for UBS based in New York, in July 2011 and remained until his gardening leave in April 2012 after his resignation from UBS in October 2011.
In March 2011 he was promoted as Co-Head of Securities in addition to his Equity Role.
From September 2010 to July 2011 Yassine Bouhara was working for UBS in the executive capacity of Group Managing Director, Co-Head of Global Equities in New York. He was a member of UBS’ Investment Bank Executive Committee.
Yassine Bouhara has held executive/managerial positions of increasing responsibility. Notably until July 2010, Yassine Bouhara was employed with Deutsche Bank AG in London as Global Head of Structuring and Head of Global Markets Europe, Middle East and Africa.
From December 2004 until December 2008, he held the position of Global Head of Equities and Head of Global Markets MENA managing a total of 2800 reports.
From 2004 until 2007, Yassine Bouhara increased Deutsche Bank Equities revenues by €1bn EUR per year. From January 2001 until December 2004, Yassine Bouhara held the position of Global Head of Equity Derivatives.
In 1997 Yassine Bouhara was promoted to Managing Director and given additional responsibility for European Equity Derivatives sales and structuring.
Furthermore, from March 1993 through March 1996, Yassine Bouhara was employed with Merrill Lynch where he held the position of European Co-Head of Equity Derivatives.
Finally, from March 1990 through March 1993, Yassine Bouhara was employed with QT Optec AG as an Equity Derivatives Trader in the Zug and Frankfurt offices.
In addition to his professional experience, Yassine holds a Bachelor of Science and license in Commercial and Industrial science from Universite de Geneve HEC (1990).
Yassine Bouhara is married with one daughter, lives in Dubai and Monaco, he grew up in Switzerland, Madagascar, France, Ethiopia and Algeria.