Scott Sullivan was appointed group general counsel and became a member of GAM Holding AG's Group Management Board (then the Executive Board) in 2009, following the separation of the company from the Julius Baer Group. Since 2005 he has been in charge of the legal and compliance function of the group's operating business GAM and continues to hold this responsibility. In addition, since March 2015 he also oversees the risk and governance function of the group and became region head Asia Pacific in June 2015. Prior to the company's separation from the Julius Baer Group in 2009, Scott Sullivan held several senior positions within the Julius Baer Group including group general counsel and member of the Executive Board of Julius Baer Holding Ltd. Between 2000 and 2005, Scott Sullivan worked for Deutsche Bank in London where he was responsible for the legal support of the asset management, private wealth management, trust and security services and offshore businesses. Before joining Deutsche Bank and after his admission to the bar in England and Wales in 1991, Scott Sullivan practised as a barrister in London. He was born in 1968 and is a British citizen.