Carol Tissot

Secretary and General Counsel


Carol has been practicing law since 2006 with specialty in banking, commodity trade finance, employment and labour law liability and insurance law and litigation. She’s a president of the Geneva Labour Court.

Before joining Eversheds Sutherland Ltd, Carol Tissot worked as a legal officer at Lombard Odier Darier Hentsch (2007), BNP Paribas (Suisse) SA (2011), Arab Bank Switzerland Ltd (2012-2019) and LALIVE in Geneva. She also worked as a clerk at the Geneva Labor Court from 2010 to 2017.

Carol Tissot graduated from the University of Geneva (lic. iur. 2005). She also holds a Certificate in Transnational Law (2005), a Master of Advanced Studies (LL.M) in Business Law (2007) and an MBA specialized in commodity trade finance (2017) from the same University. She obtained a Bachelor in Economic Science and Management from Unidistance University in Sierre in 2017.

Carol is  a member of the Women International Shipping and Trading Association, Switzerland (WISTA), the Swiss Bar Association, and the International Association of Lawyers (UIA).