Marvin Rowe, LL.M.

Chief Legal Advisor

Marvin Rowe ‘s career spans 30 years in financial services, banking services, capital markets, corporate finance and securities brokerage in the US and Europe, including more than a decade in the Swiss financial services arena, where he still specialises in Swiss licensed payment gateways, Swiss asset management companies, and banking services companies as well as relevant compliance and legal issues.

Currently, as the Chief Legal Advisor at Swiss AMF AG, Marvin leads the department responsible for the development of Swiss financial services companies. As a result, he manages the development of asset management companies, licensed electronic payment processing entities, banking services providers, Swiss trust companies, and other banking and para-banking licensed structures.

From 1992 to 2006, Marvin Rowe was employed by US securities firms in various capacities. These included Chief Executive Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Financial & Operations Principal, Chief Operating Officer and NASDAQ Level III trader. Moreover, Marvin Rowe held several US government registrations. These included the Registered Securities Agent (S-7), General Securities Principal (S-24), Financial and Operations Principal (S-27) and Equity Trader Representative (S-55).

Marvin earned his Master of Laws (LL.M.) in International Banking & Finance Law from the University of Liverpool Law School (First Class Hons., Distinction). Additionally, he was awarded the law department’s Dissertation of the Year award. He is an Affiliate of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).

Marvin has been a licensed private airplane pilot since 1989 and a helicopter pilot since 2003. He is a certified advanced Freediver.

Languages: English


Marvin Rowe