Greg Simmons has rejoined UBS as an investment advisor in the global South Asia desk.
He will work wtih ultra high net worth clients from Europe and emerging markets.
He reports to Anuj Chhabra.
Simmons was most recently head of client solutions UK at Coutts.
Prior to that, he was head of structured products & research based advice, UK & Jersey at UBS, having spent the first seven years of his career at Barclays.
Nick Perryman, head of wealth management, global emerging markets, London said:
'I'm delighted to welcome Greg Simmons back to UBS. We are strongly committed to growing our Global South Asia business, and I am confident that Greg's in-depth knowledge of markets and products will help us do that.
The global emerging markets team based in London caters to all private wealth categories who are from that region but might be living elsewhere.