The Global Borrowers & Bond Investors Forum

Robert Parker

Senior Adviser

Credit Suisse


Robert Parker is a senior adviser at Credit Suisse in the Investment Strategy and Research Group. He is a member of the CS Global Economic Strategy Group.  Robert is closely involved with the Credit Suisse Research Institute and was a member of its operating committee. Before joining Credit Suisse in 1982, Robert spent six years at N M Rothschild & Sons working in the foreign exchange/fixed income investment operation. He started his career at Lloyds Bank International in France in corporate finance. Robert was one of the founding members of CSFB Investment Management (CSFBIM). From 1982 until 1994 he led and developed CSFBIM's foreign exchange and fixed income business. In 1994, he became co-chairman of CSFBIM and in 1995 he was responsible for integrating the asset management operations of Credit Suisse and CSFB. From 1995 until 1998, he was chief executive of CSAM's asset management business in London. From 1998 to 2009, he was vice chairman of the asset management business. Robert is a member of the Advisory Board of Funds Europe and is a member of the Advisory Council of the UK CFA Society. He is a member of the Quilvest Investment Committee and he is a member of the Fund Supervisory Board of Arcus Infrastructure Partners LLP.  He chairs the Asset Management and Investors Council and was a board member of the International Capital Markets Association from 2009 to 2015 . Robert received his BA and MA in economics from the University of Cambridge and he is a member of the Development Committee of St John’s College Cambridge.


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Tue 21 - Wed 22 Jun 2016

The Hilton Park Lane, London