UBS Group

Chief Executive Officer: Sergio Ermotti is the current CEO of UBS group. Prior to rising to CEO in 2011, Sergio was the deputy chief executive officer for Unicredit, an Italian bank. Ermotti began his career as a stockbroker at Corner Bank and later worked in the Swiss offices of Merrill Lynch in various roles dealing with equity derivatives and capital markets. While Ermotti did not attend university, he did earn his Swiss federal expert banking diploma and attended the Advanced Management Program at Oxford University.


Total Lobby Spend:
$780,000

2018 Contributions: $2,092,222

Contribution Split:
Democrats: 48%
Republicans: 50%

Core Issues:
Financial Services
Taxation 

Outside Counsel:

No outside counsel retained.

In–House Counsel:

John Savercool – Former Chief of Staff, Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchinson (R-TX) – Former Senior Legislative Assistant, Rep. Phil Gramm (R- TX) – Former Vice President, American Insurance Association – Former Executive Director for Public Policy, UBS Global Asset Management –  Executive Director for Public Policy, UBS Americas – Frostburg State University – john.savercool@ubs.com

Shane Lieberman – Former Staff Assistant, Rep. Nancy Lee Johnson (R-CT) – Former Legislative Assistant, Rep. Nancy Lee Johnson (R-CT) – Former Senior Legislative Assistant, Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-FL) – Former Legislative Director, Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-FL) – Former Director, U.S. Office of Policy, UBS Americas Executive Director, U.S. Office of Policy B.A., Ithaca College shane.lieberman@ubs.com

115th Congressional Session Bills:
H.R. 4173 – Veterans Crisis Line Study Act of 2017
H.R. 4172 – Give Assistance and Help to Americans impacted by Natural Disasters Act