Yves-Alain

Petitjean

VETRI Foundation Board Member


Yves is a UCLA Andersen School Alumni and began his career at UBS in Zurich. With UBS he started an international career as an M&A Associate in New York and later in Singapore. He returned to Europe, where he joined Santander’s CEO division in Madrid. Following the acquisition of Abbey by Santander, he was recruited in 2007 and joined the ranks of Cerberus Capital’s M&A team in London. In 2010, Yves took a new direction to manage the large direct investments of two Family Offices. He joined forces with Procivis’ founder, Daniel Gasteiger in October 2016 as acting CFO of the Company. Within Procivis, Yves conceptualized and initiated VETRI as an independent project, taking Procivis’ digital identity technology far beyond its government applications.