Philippe Burgener

Counsel

Philippe Burgener Counsel

Expertise

Philippe Burgener’s practice concentrates on collective asset management and investment funds.

Philippe advises a number of investment fund promoters and other financial institutions in relation to the set-up and structuring of their Luxembourg investment fund operations.

Career and memberships

Member of the Chambre de Commerce Suisse pour la Belgique et le Grand-Duché de Luxembourg.

Prior to joining the firm, Philippe worked for the SWX Swiss Exchange Disclosure Office, becoming its head in 2004. He has also worked as a compliance officer for Vontobel Fonds Services AG, dealing with investment funds in Switzerland and Luxembourg.

Member of the Bar of the Canton de Fribourg (Switzerland).

Member of the Luxembourg Bar under his home title since 2007 and as Avocat à la Cour since 2013.

Education

LLM in European economic law from the Universität Zürich (Switzerland).

Licence en droit from the Université de Fribourg (Switzerland).

Languages

English
French
German
Swiss German
basic knowledge of Dutch