My Background

Born in 1957 in a village north of Hamburg

Lived in Switzerland for over 40 years

Completed studies and doctorate (1988) at the University of St. Gallen

Semester abroad at the Université Dauphine, Paris

Economist at Swiss Re, Zurich

Four years at Credit Suisse in Zurich and London in corporate banking for multinational corporations

Six years at Credit Suisse Trust, responsible for the UK, Middle East and Canada.

2000 to 2020: Partner at swisspartners Group, Zurich
Responsibilities: Legal, tax-related and family-dynamic succession planning for international families

Since 1997, Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

Other responsibilities: Long-term president of the church council for the Reformed Church in Rüschlikon

Mediator training, accredited by the Swiss Chamber of Commercial Mediation (SCCM)

FAUCH GmbH was launched in 2019 with Atelier FAUCH, the virtual family office of FAUCH GmbH
Offering: Consulting and coaching on succession planning, family governance, family constitutions, family dynamics, conflict management and conflict culture within families. Mediation and moderation of acute conflicts.


Dr. Christian Rockstroh
Advisor + Mediator