Jan Schoch began his career in the Structured Solutions Group at Goldman Sachs in London in 2001 and then transferred to Goldman Sachs in Switzerland, where he was responsible for the Swiss business involving OTC options, futures, listed options, portfolio trading and equity finance.
He built up the structured products business in Switzerland and became Head of Public Distribution in Switzerland. In 2006, Jan Schoch joined Lehman Brothers in Switzerland as Head of Equity, Commodity and Hybrid Derivatives. In April 2007, he resigned from Lehman Brothers to found Leonteq.
In December 2012, effective as of January 2013, he was elected a member of the Swiss Structured Products Association (SSPA). He is also Chairman of the Board of Directors of Hotel Bären Gonten AG and a member of the Board of Jan Schoch Immobilien AG and Jan Schoch Holding AG. Jan Schoch holds a Master’s degree in finance and capital markets from the University of St. Gallen (HSG).