Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking has appointed Thierry Bastos as senior banker, effective June 2018. Bastos is responsible for the global management of a client portfolio consisting of Swiss financial institutions and companies. He was also named head of Financial Institutions Group Switzerland.
Based in Zurich, he reports to Jose Enrique Concejo, global head of Financial Institutions Group, and Hugues de La Marnierre, Societe Generale country head Switzerland.
Prior to joining Société Générale, he has served as head of Equity Capital Markets and Capital Structure for the Financial Institutions Group, a division he has been leading since 2012. Previously, he was deputy global head of Strategic & Acquisition Finance for Financial Institutions. Bastos joined the General Inspection department of Societe Generale in 1998 and led various assignments across a broad range of banking business. From 2005, he assumed the role of co-director of the department as an Inspector Principal.