Dr. Samy Amara is a Consultant of Mitchell Madison Group and Performance Improvement Specialist for the Banking and Asset Management Sector. Samy has 18 years of experience in the financial services sector as a line manager and as a consultant. In his various roles he introduced new products and pricing models, designed and implemented optimized processes and organizational structures.

Prior to joining Mitchell Madison Group, Samy worked as Senior Manager with PwC in the Financial Services Sector optimizing client offering, processes and organizational setup of Private Banks and Cantonal Banks. Furthermore he conducted impact assessments of latest regulations such as MiFID II.

Samy also worked for major Banks in the product management areas in different roles and lead major transformation projects within the Corporate Center as well as Front office units. Prior to his studies and during his PhD he worked in the area of commercial banking as well as in the asset management. He also trained Private Bankers of a major international Bank and held seminars on investment processes and investment advice.

Samy has a PhD in Banking and Finance from the University of St. Gallen and holds a master’s degree in Banking and Finance of the same university.

In his spare time he does all kinds of seasonal sports and enjoys these with friends and family.