Dr. Tamara Teves

Senior Legal Advisor


Dr. Tamara Maria Teves* joined MME in 2018. She previously worked in various companies and roles in the financial sector. Among her former employees are a family office, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) and a Swiss private bank. She advises companies in the technology and financial sectors on regulatory and private law matters and specialises in blockchain/DLT technology. Further, she is active in the areas of sustainable finance and corporate law.

Business activities

  • Financial Market Law and Banking law
  • Anti Money Laundering and Anti Corruption Legislation
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • FinTech | Blockchain | Crypto Currencies
  • Climate Protection Law and ESG


2016 - 2018
University of St. Gallen (Dr. iur HSG)
Research stays at UCLA School of Law and NYU School of Law
2010 - 2015
University of St. Gallen (BLaw HSG and MLaw HSG)
2006 - 2010
Zurich University of Applied Sciences (Bachelor)
2001 - 2004
Commercial Association Eastern Switzerland

*Dr. Tamara Teves has not been admitted to the bar.


  • German
  • English

Practical Experience  

since 2020
Senior Legal Advisor at MME
2018 - 2020
Legal Advisor at MME
2016 - 2017
Senior Executive at a Asset Manager/Family Office in Zurich
2015 - 2016
Legal Trainee at Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) in Bern
2012 - 2015
Associate at COO Office Private Clients Switzerland and Working Student at the Compliance Department of a private bank in St. Gallen
2004 - 2012
Consultant/working student at a sales partner of a major US technology company in St. Gallen and Triesenberg
2001 - 2004
Commercial education with professional baccalaureate at a middle-sized industrial company in the canton of Thurgau


  • HSG Alumni
  • Doctoral Network at the University of St. Gallen (docnet)