EFG International, a Switzerland-based private banking and asset management company, has extended its presence in Latin America by establishing two representative offices in Uruguay, in the cities of Montevideo and Punta del Este.

The business in Uruguay will be headed by Mara Mattozo, who has over 25 years’

experience in private banking with American Express Bank and Banque Nationale de


Ms Mattozo will oversee a team of client relationship officers, each with more than 20 years’ experience, namely: Gabriel Ustinelli Bustillo, Rodolfo Barrios Borda, and Alicia Osacar de Thul. The latter will be responsible for the office in Punta del Este.

EFG International’s group of private banking businesses currently operates in over 50 locations in 30 countries, with circa 2,400 employees. EFG International’s registered shares (EFGN) are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange. EFG International is a member of EFG Group.