Eric Delissy


Born 1941.


LLM (licence en droit) University of Lausanne 1965 ; admission to Geneva Bar 1981 ; Master of Comparative Law (MCL) and Diploma in Mexican Legal Studies, University of San Diego 1983.

Career highlights

1966 to 1978: several senior positions in mutual funds, real estate, and pharmaceutical companies;
1979 to 1982: trainee and later associate with Law firm Lalive & Budin, Geneva;
1983 to 1988: Law firm Hornung & Delissy, Geneva, partner;
1988 to 2003: HSBC Private Bank (Suisse) SA, Geneva, Corporate Counsel and Corporate Secretary;
2003 to 2006: Law firm Fontanet Jeandin Hornung & Partners, Geneva, Of Counsel;
2006 to 2010: Law firm Hornung Hovagemyan Avocats, Geneva, Of Counsel;
Since 2011: Law firm Hornung Avocats, Geneva, Of Counsel.


  • Banking and finance
  • Mutual funds
  • Commercial law
  • Labor law
  • Swiss retirement fund legislation


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