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The duty-bound wealth manager

Nicolas Pictet, scion of the family that owns the 209-year-old Pictet Group, is grounded in hard work and responsibility.
Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 05:50
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'In banking, you don't go backwards, you look forward. The most interesting part of this job is guessing what the future is going to be, and sharing this with your clients and all the people you may meet.'

RESPONSIBILITY. It's a six-syllable word that carries much weight with Nicolas Pictet - and how could it not, when he represents the eighth generation to helm his centuries-old family business?

Says the managing partner of the Pictet Group, Switzerland's third-largest bank (after UBS and