Mr Olivier Gougeon, Regional Chief Executive Officer - Asia Pacific
Mr Patrick Dreyfuss, Deputy Regional Chief Executive Officer Asia Pacific
Nature of Business
Societe Generale Private Banking, the wealth management arm of Societe Generale, is one of the leading private banks worldwide, with EUR 84.5 billion of assets under management at the end of June 2013.
With 2,500 staff in 16 countries across the globe, Societe Generale Private Banking offers wealth management solutions to entrepreneurs and High Net Worth Individuals with financial assets in excess of one million euros.
The expertise of its private banking teams in wealth planning, investment advisory and financing solutions regularly receives awards. In 2013 Societe Generale Private Banking was voted:
• Best Private Bank in UK (The Financial Times and the Investors Chronicle)
• Best Private Bank in France and Monaco (Euromoney)
• Best Private Bank in Europe for Structured Products (Euromoney) for the 9th consecutive year
• Best Private Bank for its wealth planning team in Europe (Wealth Briefing)
Societe Generale Private Banking established a presence in Asia in 1997. With 420 staff in Asia, the bank serves as a trusted advisor offering a personalised service and tailored financial solutions to Asian and international high net worth individuals. Two key international booking centres are in Hong Kong and
Singapore, along with a Group presence in China as onshore booking centre for domestic wealth management.
Societe Generale Private Banking serves the sophisticated needs of a diverse range of clients from global and regional markets. With its global expertise as well as team of specialists based in Asia, it has a comprehensive offering and adopts an open architecture to source the best investment products for its
clients. In addition, estate and wealth planning solutions are offered through its trust company, SG Trust (Asia) Ltd. , which was established in 2001 and is part of the Societe Generale Private Banking's Wealth Planning & Fiduciary Services centre of expertise comprising 230 specialists.