GTP - Platform & Service Specialist Asia

As Trainee 'Platform & Service Specialist Asia', you will be an Investment Specialst and part of our front office team in Singapore. You will benefit from the Graduate Trainee Program offerings during your time at Vontobel, being based out of Singpore with a link to the trainee group in Zurich.

Your opportunity

As Trainee Platforms & Service Asia, you will…

  • rotate within the modules ‘structured solutions & investments’, ‘trading’, ‘EAM custody & execution’ and ‘products & governance’;

  • work with our teams from Structured Products, traders and EAM Relationship Managers;

  • utilize the theoretically acquired financial instruments on mature hedging strategies;

  • combining financial expertise with technology to achieve maximum efficiency and customer value;

  • Obtaining MAS License 1B, 2A and 2B;

  • have the chance to optionally attain a CFA or CAIA certification;

  • be based out of Singapore, but able to join  Trading and EAM team in Zurich for a couple of months during your program (Covid/visa permitted);

  • start on October 1, 2021 and conclude the program September 30, 2023 (24 months);

Platform & Services specialists are investment partner for financial intermediaries in Asia, combining technology, investment solutions and Swiss custody and execution services.

You will find a diverse team, a great team spirit and a good working environment and modern infrastructure.

Your Program Mentor

Georg von Wattenwyl, CEO Vontobel Singapore, will be your Mentor!

Georg has been with Vontobel for over 20 years by now. Georg is based in our Singapore office and is Head of Vontobel Platforms & Services Asia. Simultaneously, he is Chairman of the Board at the SwissCham in Singapore. A great network that he is willing to share with you!

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Your background includes..

  • an undergrad OR Master’s degree in banking & finance, business administration or (regulatory) law which should –have been completed within the last 24 months;

  • at least one work experience in the financial industry;

You are…

  • interested in banking, financial markets and operations;

  • an analytical and structured thinker;

  • a team player, able to work under pressure;

  • a pro-active person;

  • willing to complete additional training courses;

  • fluent in English (German is a plus);

  • authorized to work in Singapore (Singaporean nationality or PR);


Thank you for the time to consider Vontobel. We appreciate you taking the time to submit your application. Our Talent Acquisition team will carefully assess your application and will respond to you in a timely manner.

If you have any question you can contact us through our contact form.



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