Monique Vialatou Appointed President and CEO of BNP Paribas in Canada
MONTREAL, July 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The board of directors of BNP Paribas
is pleased to announce the appointment of Monique Vialatou as president and
chief executive officer of BNP Paribas in Canada. Monique Vialatou has worked
for the BNP Paribas Group for over 25 years, and has been in charge of the
bank's operations in Thailand since 2008.
"I'm very excited about the possibilities that the Canadian market has to
offer," said the new president and CEO of BNP Paribas in Canada. "Our group is
especially well positioned to support Canadian companies and institutions that
want to invest in foreign markets. I'll certainly be happy to share my recent
experience in Asia with them."
During her career at BNP Paribas, Monique Vialatou has held various positions
in the retail banking as well as in the corporate and investment banking
divisions, including the role of senior relationship manager on several of the
group's corporate coverage teams in France and the United States.
Anne Marie Verstraeten, who has headed Canadian operations since 2010, has
been appointed head of BNP Paribas in the Netherlands.
About BNP Paribas in Canada BNP Paribas in Canada, one of the country's
largest international banks, has been providing specialized financial services
and investment banking expertise to Canadian corporate and institutional
clients since 1961. Headquartered in Montreal and with offices in Calgary and
Toronto, BNP Paribas in Canada offering combines a clear understanding of the
Canadian landscape with global-scale expertise.
About BNP Paribas BNP Paribas has a presence in 75 countries with more than
180,000 employees, including more than 140,000 in Europe. It ranks highly in
its three core activities: Retail Banking, Investment Solutions and Corporate
& Investment Banking. In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium,
France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is the leader
in consumer lending. BNP Paribas is rolling out its integrated retail banking
model across Mediterranean basin countries, in Turkey, in Eastern Europe and a
large network in the western part of the United States. In its Corporate &
Investment Banking and Investment Solutions activities, BNP Paribas also
enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas and solid
and fast-growing businesses in Asia-Pacific.
SOURCE BNP Paribas (Canada)
Sauveur Menella, Vice-president, Brand and Communications,
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