René holds a Bachelor degree in Economics, Business administration and International Banking.
After having worked with international banking and insurance institutions he became the Head International Private Banking of Dresdner Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. in Zurich.
Prior to founding the Swisspath Group he was a member of the Private Banking Executive Committee and Head of Private Banking Central and Eastern Europe with Bank Vontobel AG in Zurich.
René is the president of the management board of the Kempinski Hotel Corvinus in Budapest and member of the executive board Kempinski Hotel Bahia, Andalucia, Spain.
He is fluent in German, English and has a good working knowledge of Russian.