Roger, a native of Basel Switzerland, has built a successful career in finance. He is managing director and senior portfolio manager for UBS Private Wealth Management, and previously served as managing director for Credit Suisse Private Banking, USA, as vice chairman for UBS AG Private Bank, and as co-head of Private Banking Americas for Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd. Roger serves on the boards for several prominent organizations.
He is the current Board Chair of Saint John’s Health Center Foundation, a member of the board of directors of Pacific Neuroscience Institute Foundation and of Providence Saint John’s Health Center. He is also a member of the board of trustees for California Institute of the Arts, a trustee for the Mayo Clinic Global Advisory Council, chairman emeritus of the Swiss American Chamber of Commerce, former chairman and member of the board of directors of the International Bankers Association in California, member of the board of trustees for Cedars-Sinai, and member of the Beverly Hills Rotary Club.
Roger is married to Angelle Grace Wacker and has a daughter, Martina, and a son, Gregory. Roger and Angelle’s positive experiences at Saint John’s motivated him to get involved with the Health Center.