About Us

KENDRIS is your Swiss partner for family office, trust and fiduciary services, Swiss and international tax and legal advice, accounting, outsourcing and art management.

Our clients comprise companies, individuals and families as well as family offices, financial institutions, law firms and tax consultancies. We offer our clients tailored solutions to help them achieve their objectives.

KENDRIS is fully owned and operated by its management and employees. We employ around 180 specialists at our headquarters in Zurich, our offices in Aarau, Geneva, Lucerne and Zug and our subsidiaries in Larnaca (Cyprus), Dubai (United Arab Emirates), the UK and the US.

While our roots are in Switzerland, we are active in more than 40 countries around the world. Our strong Swiss presence – in central/northeast Switzerland and in French-speaking Switzerland – and our specific know-how in various sectors and markets make us an expert and reliable partner for both corporate and private clients.
 

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The history of KENDRIS

Our roots go back more than 100 years.

1910

Establishment of Fides Treuhand Vereinigung

1992

Management buy-out and merger with KPMG Switzerland, creating KPMG Fides

1999

Establishment of KPMG private, a subsidiary of KPMG Switzerland

2005

Management buy-out of KENDRIS private Ltd from KPMG

2009

Establishment of KENDRIS GmbH, Vienna, Austria

2009

Integration of KPMG Business & Outsourcing Services, Aarau

2016

Takeover of the Asset and Investment Reporting Division of FinOps AG

2016

Establishment of KENDRIS TRUSTEES (USA) LLC, Sioux Falls (South Dakota), USA

2017

Establishment of KENDRIS (Cyprus) Ltd, Larnaca, Cyprus

2020

Establishment of KENDRIS Corporate Services (DIFC) Ltd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2020

Establishment of KENDRIS (UK) Ltd, Ashford, UK

2021

Establishment of Kendris Capital Ltd, Larnaca, Cyprus

2021

Establishment of Kendris Luxembourg S.a.r.l., Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Our Vision

We want to be the unrivalled partner of our national and international, private and corporate clients in our field of competence. Our solutions will be innovative and flexible to quickly adapt to new regulatory and technology trends.

Mission

  • We want our discerning clients to feel safe and happy. 
  • We provide personal and independent advice. 
  • We are smart in our structuring, advisory and outsourcing solutions. 
  • We want our highly skilled people to grow and utilise their full potential. 

Together, we create success. With passion.

Values

Independence

We have no ties to any banks, global organisations or private equity investors, leaving us free to pursue your best interests.

Continuity

Continuity is important to us – within KENDRIS and in all of our external relationships.

Entrepreneurial spirit

We create added value for you because we think innovatively and act entrepreneurially.

Confidentiality

Your trust is our most valued asset. That is why we protect your privacy and manage your mandate with the utmost confidentiality.

Integrity

We base our actions on clear ethical principles and are always accountable for our conduct.

Excellence

Whatever we do, we do it to the best of our abilities. As a service provider, as a business partner – and not least as an employer.

Our team

At KENDRIS, we believe our clients deserve the best and we therefore hire the best. By creating a culture of close collaboration and constant exchange between employees, the KENDRIS team becomes more than the sum of its parts. We have the right people doing the right job for you.

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