French-English- German- Italian
Law degree delivered by the University of Geneva (1988)
Bar degree (1990)
Fields of activity
Banking and financial law
Having obtained the Geneva bar degree in 1990, Gilles Crettol studied law at the Universities of Bern and Geneva and holds a law degree delivered by the University of Geneva (1988).
Gilles Crettol cofounded the law firm Monfrini Crettol & Partners in 2004. Since 2017, he is an external consultant to the law firm De la Gandara & Partners.
After professional experience in a Geneva law firm where he practiced arbitration, Gilles Crettol worked for over a year in a legal counsel office in Tokyo where he counselled Japanese and Swiss companies (1991-1992).
Between 1993 and 2003, Gilles Crettol worked as an associate (1993 – 1998), and then as partner in an important law firm in Geneva where he mainly practised business law and advised Swiss and foreign companies based in Switzerland.
Gilles Crettol’s main activity consists in advising persons and companies, mainly in the following fields: contracts, setting up and managing family offices, structuring investment vehicles, delocalising persons and companies, and tax and estate planning, essentially in Asia.