Senior Management

Lena Lascari

CEO
Managing Director
Senior Vice President

Lena Lascari is CEO of EFG Bank (Luxembourg) S.A., effective 01 January 2019. She has been with EFG since 2014, when she became a member of the Luxembourg Executive Committee and was responsible for further developing our private banking business with ultra-high-net-worth clients, with a particular focus on the Greek market. Since September 2017, she has also served as Business Head of EFG Bank (Luxembourg) S.A., overseeing the Private Banking, Asset Management, International Client Services and Investment Solutions business areas in the region.

Lena Lascari has extensive experience in the banking sector and has held senior management positions at a number of financial services providers. Before joining EFG, she worked for Eurobank Private Bank (Luxembourg) S.A. from 2004 to 2014. From 2007 onwards, she served as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the company and was responsible, among other things, for the development and expansion of its private banking business. Prior to that, she was Head of Wealth Management at HSBC in Athens. Lena started her career at Credit Commercial de France, where she worked from 1986 to 2001 in various roles, including Country CEO of the bank’s Greek branches from 1997 to 2001. Greek citizen born in 1957, she is holder of a MSc Finance & Economics from Paris IX Dauphine and is holder of the Executive Program of Insead Business School.

Laurent Breulet

COO
Managing Director
Senior Vice President

Laurent Breulet joined EFG Bank (Luxembourg) S.A. at its inception more than 10 years ago. He is appointed as Chief Operating Officer, in which role he is managing the global operations and projects of the Bank. Additionally to his various responsibilities, he is also the main coordinator for Investment Funds services at the level of EFG Bank (Luxembourg) S.A.

He has more than 20 years’ experience in Institutional Fund Industry and in Private Banking. He was formerly with Nomura Bank (Luxembourg) for 8 years where he was the Co Leader of the Project Management Team. He started his career with JP Morgan Brussels and worked as well for the The Bank of New York in Brussels. He holds a Bachelor of Marketing and Management from HENAM (Haute Ecole de Namur, Belgium/ previously IESN).

Massimo Amato

Managing Director
Senior Vice President

Previously he was CEO of UBI Banca International SA. He joined EFG following the acquisition of UBI Banca International S.A.  He spent 20 years with UBI Banca group, where he was also Chairman of UBI Management Company S.A. and UBI Trustee S.A.

Prior to joining the UBI Banca group, Massimo Amato started his career as a management consultant with McKinsey in Milan, and then he held various top management roles with the IMI Group and Carimonte/Rolo Banca group.

He is also a board member of the Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce and of The Century Sicav.

He supports the activities of the Luxembourg University through the association Les Amis de l' Université de Luxembourg, of which he is a Board member and treasurer.