Monique Vialatou will become Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas (Suisse) SA effective July 1st. She succeeds to Geoffroy Bazin who is appointed Country Head of BNP Paribas Group in Luxembourg and CEO of BGL BNP Paribas.
Monique Vialatou has been with the BNP Paribas Group for more than 30 years. She possesses a wealth of experience both in retail banking in France and within CIB. She has held several positions with Large Corporate Coverage teams in France, and in the United States as Senior Relationship Manager. She was Country Head of BNP Paribas Group in Thailand. Since 2014, Monique has been CEO of the bank in Canada where she plays a major role in the development of the BNP Paribas franchise and for connectivity in the region. She is also a member of the Americas Executive Committee.
According to the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Jean Clamon, “thanks to the constant energy and commitment of Geoffroy Bazin over the last five years in Switzerland, and I thank him very sincerely, BNP Paribas (Suisse) SA performs very positively in its first year of the development plan for 2020. There’s no doubt that given her management qualities and her expertise, Monique Vialatou will continue the business development and increase and intensify the responsible innovation and commitment initiative of the bank in Switzerland.”
Talking about her new functions, Monique Vialatou added “I am delighted to be joining the BNP Paribas team in Switzerland and intend to put all my energy, along with fellow employees, into successfully accomplishing the development plan for 2020.”