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Christian Lyk

Partner, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Industries

Finance and Banking

Languages

German
English
French
+41 58 450 59 46

About Christian Lyk

As Chief Executive Officer, Christian Lyk is responsible for the operational management of KENDRIS and is also Responsible Officer FATCA. He has extensive experience in regulatory and compliance matters. Christian Lyk specializes in advising Ultra High Net Worth Individuals (UHNWI) on financial, tax and estate planning and family office services.Christian Lyk began his career in a law firm before joining one of the world's leading auditors, where he was employed in a managerial position in the field of tax consulting. For more than 15 years he has worked for KENDRIS, first as Head of the Tax Department and then as Office Managing Partner of the head office in Zurich. He has been a member of the KENDRIS Executive Board for more than 10 years.

Vocational and continuing education

  • ​Lawyer / Advocate, University of Bern
  • Swiss Certified Tax Expert
  • LL.M. International Taxation, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration
  • STEP Diploma in International Trust Management (ITM)
  • Various seminars in international fiduciary & estate planning, international taxation and asset management

Memberships

  • ​Consultant of Swiss Tax Law, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Zug (IFZ)
  • International Fiscal Association (IFA)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Lions Club Hallwil