After basic commercial training, Othmar Cueni went on to undertake further training on an ongoing basis, for instance in advertising and PR, in human resources management and in particular in banking and management (including at London Business School and Harvard Business School).
Over a period of 35 years he held a number of posts at Credit Suisse in Geneva, Basel, Berne and Zurich, latterly as Managing Director. Among other things he was in charge of advertising and PR, personnel manager, chief management assistant, manager of overall bank projects, head of the Northern Switzerland region and head of private banking institutions and the Switzerland region at CS Business School.
Between 2008 and 2014 Othmar Cueni was a member of the Executive Board of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank with responsibility for retail and private banking and for all branches. At the age of 62, he retired at his own request in order to have more time for his hobbies. He is president of the hiking organisation Wanderwege beider Basel and a member of the board of Baselland Tourismus. In addition he works on a freelance basis for MPB Recruitment Group.
Mr Cueni has been a member of the Board of Directors of Tareno Ltd since October 2016. With over 40 years of practical experience in banking, 35 of which he spent in management posts, he is an ideal addition to the Board of Directors of Tareno Ltd.