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Our philosophy


Jacob Safra

"If you choose to sail upon the seas of banking,
build your bank as you would your boat,
with the strength to sail safely through any storm."

Jacob Safra (1891–1963)

Committed to sustainability
J. Safra Sarasin Group is convinced that the long-term prosperity of its clients represents the best basis for its own success. For this reason Bank J. Safra Sarasin is committed to thinking and acting in a sustainable manner in all aspects of its business. Sustainability enables the Group to project a distinctive image in the market and creates continuity across time and generations.