Bernarda Pesantez has been with BFI since 2000. She acts as the group's Chief Compliance Officer. Bernarda is also a member of BFI Consulting's management team and acts as the firm's Chief Compliance Officer.
Bernarda worked for a Swiss private bank prior to joining BFI. During her tenure with BFI she has gained profound experience in trust and estate planning as well as regulatory and legal matters.
She holds a Bachelor's degree from the Equinoctial Technological University of Ecuador, and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the University of London. She also holds a Trust and Estate Practitioners qualification (TEP) and is a member of the Swiss branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.