Arnaud Riat is a product of Genève-Servette HC and has only ever been under contract with them. Last season, he captained GSHC's U20 team.
"I have total confidence in the club as far as my development in the National League is concerned. And finally, I'm very happy to continue playing for Pat Emond. He was already my coach during my junior years," Riat states.
This season, Riat played for the National League team as well as their Swiss League partner, HC Sierre. In 29 games for GSHC, he recorded two goals. He also put up two goals and two assists in twelve games for Sierre.