Published on 16/03/2015

Diony Lebot appointed Societe Generale Deputy Chief Risk Officer

Societe Generale is pleased to announce the appointment of Diony Lebot as Deputy Chief Risk Officer. She will report to Benoît Ottenwaelter, Chief Risk Officer.

Having spent several years working at Societe Generale’s Global Banking and Investor Solutions division, Diony has a deep knowledge of clients and banking activities, both in France and abroad. She will supervise in particular the teams in charge of monitoring risks in French retail networks, in corporate and investment banking, in private banking, as well as country risks.

Diony Lebot joined Societe Generale in 1986. She held several positions within Structured Finance activity, Financial Engineering and as Head of Asset Finance before joining in 2004 the Corporate Coverage Department as Head of Corporate Coverage in Europe, for the firm’s Corporates & Institutions division. She was appointed CEO of Societe Generale Americas in 2007. In 2012, she became Deputy Head of the Coverage and Investment Banking and CEO for Global Banking and Investor Solutions Western Europe. Diony Lebot has been a member of the Societe Generale Group Management Committee since 2007.