Urs Specker holds a business degree from the School of Economics and Business Administration in Zurich, Switzerland and worked for a Swiss based industrial group as well as in the UK for several years. As a manager within one of the leading multi-national industrial groups, he was part of a turn key industrial plant project sales team going on to act as a management consultant within IMMF, BEI and Worldbank projects on a global basis.

In 1987, Urs joined a major bank and trust group where he held the post of managing director for more than fifteen years. Urs joined Carey in the summer of 2003, specifically to establish the Zurich office.

Urs is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (TEP) and speaks German, English, French and Spanish.


Urs Specker

President of the Board

Beat Haering has broad experience in financial management, business administration, strategy development and change management. He started his career at PWC where he spent seven years taking up various Audit functions.

After he left the consulting industry he has held several finance/controllership positions in the shipping, petrochemicals, reinsurance, Private Equity and financial services industries.He has led various transformational projects, including the implementation of multiple consolidation and reporting systems.

Beat joined Carey in 2013 and was appointed to CEO in 2016. Beat holds an Executive MBA, a Master in Finance, a Master in HRM and is a Certified Fiduciary. He is a board member of various portfolio companies and speaks fluent German and English.


Beat Haering

Managing Partner

Simon Cole

Non-Executive Director

Thomas E. Meier

Non-Executive Director

Nicole Flöthe is a Financial Specialist in international financial reporting with more than 15 years’ experience in various industries.

Before joining Carey Group in 2014, Nicole worked as an IFRS and consolidation specialist in several listed companies in Zug and Zurich, with responsibility for the annual and interim reporting for the respective Groups and all questions around IFRS accounting.

Furthermore, she has experience as an auditor in one of the big four companies with a main focus on international groups.
Nicole holds a Diploma of Advanced Studies in Economics and Business Administration (MScF) and a Diploma in International Financial Reporting by the ACCA.

Nicole speaks fluent German and English.


Nicole Flöthe

Financial Specialist / Partner

Rachel Fowler Pedotti

Senior Trust Officer

Claudia Peter is an Associate within our fund business, with 6 years’ experience in the financial & legal services industry.

She started her career at one of Switzerland’s leading law firms, before joining Carey in 2015. She has specific experiences in formation and administration of alternative investment funds and legal structures for Private and Corporate clients.

Claudia had done a commercial apprenticeship with certificate of proficiency, holds a TEP Diploma of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and a CAS Paralegal.

Claudia speaks fluent German and English.



Claudia Peter


Mirjam Motor

Senior Accountant

We are currently looking for an experienced, team-oriented, reliable and field-tested Senior Trust Officer with an independent customer base who wants to focus entirely on his or her clients and wishes a reliable and available working platform.

We offer you and your clients a highly flexible and professional solution with a guaranteed fair profit-sharing model. If this is the type of opportunity you are seeking, we would be happy to hear from you.

For further information or questions please contact Mr. Beat Haering,




Senior Trust Officer

Are you familiar with structures (companies, foundations or trusts), fund companies (LP’s, PCC’s or related) or are you an accounting/consolidation/IFRS nerd?

We are always looking for friendly and open-minded people who want to add value, who are solution-oriented and who appreciate a flexible environment.

And when you’re stressed, Hugo will take you for a walk.


For further information or questions please contact Beat Haering,



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Hugo has 5 sisters and 3 brothers,  of which 2 are white-brown and 6 white-black.



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