Urs Bigger


Urs Bigger serves as a Vice-Chairman of Bitcoin Suisse after a professional career of 25 years as a senior legal & compliance officer in banking and self-employed compliance consultant in the financial industry. Urs co-founded and chaired SACO, the Swiss Association of Compliance Officers and is its honorary chairman. He graduated from the University of Zurich with a Master of Law degree.

Professional History

Vice Chairmen Board of Directors

Bitcoin Suisse AG

Jan. 2018 – Present

Member Board of Directors


Jan. 2021 – Present


Compliance Office GmbH

Jun. 2009 – Present


Urs Bigger Consulting & Eventra

Sep. 2004 – Present

Head of Legal and Compliance

Falcon Private Bank Ltd.

Feb. 17 – Dec. 2017

Head of Legal and Compliance

Reuss Private AG

Apr. 2014 – Feb. 2017

Head of Compliance

Credit Suisse Group Ltd.

Nov. 1999 – Aug. 2004

Group Compliance Officer

Julius Baer Group

Mar. 1997 – Sep. 1999

Head of Legal Documentation

Credit Suisse First Boston

Nov. 1992 – Feb. 1997

Educational History

Master in Law

University of Zurich

1979 – 1985