A spokeswoman from the bank in Singapore declined to comment.
Cappetta, who is well-known in the asset and wealth management community, has been instrumental in the bank’s fund selection process, managing a team of investment professionals in Singapore and Hong Kong.
Before Julius Baer, he was head of mutual fund sales in Singapore at Merrill Lynch, a firm he returned to after leaving in 2001. He had been with Merrill Lynch in various senior sales roles the US, Singapore and Australia from 1991-2001.
Further details on his move were unavailable.