ANGELA DE WOLFF JOINS THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF SOCIETE GENERALE PRIVATE BANKING IN SWITZERLAND

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Société Générale Private Banking Switzerland (SGPBS) announces the appointment of Angela de Wolff to its Board of Directors.

Angela de Wolff holds a Master’s degree in economics from the University of Lausanne (HEC) and a financial analyst certificate (CEFA). She has 27 years of experience in the financial sector, including 20 years in responsible investment.

Since 2007, she has founded and managed ConSer Invest, an independent firm dedicated to responsible investment and sustainable fund verification.

Angela de Wolff was co-founder and first President of Sustainable Finance Geneva and Vice President of the Swiss Sustainable Finance platform from 2015 to 2020.

The SGPBS Board of Directors, composed of eight members, now respects a strict gender parity. Chaired since 2019 by Anne Marion-Bouchacourt, its members already include Natacha A. Polli and Valérie Menu since 2017.

Anne Marion-Bouchacourt, Chairman of the Board of SGPBS, comments: “Our private bank in Switzerland has placed sustainability and responsible investment at the heart of its development and growth strategy. Our Board of Directors welcomes Angela de Wolff, whose expertise in this area will be invaluable to us. I am also pleased that our Board respects gender parity. I want to take this opportunity to thank once again Natacha A. Polli and Valérie Menu for their commitment and the quality of their contributions to our work.

Societe Generale group has been present in Switzerland since 1897 and now operates across a wide range of businesses. From Geneva and Zurich, the clients of Societe Generale Private Banking Switzerland benefit from the financial strength and international expertise of a large banking group combined with its Swiss know-how built over the past 120 years.


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Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth. Committed to the positive transformations of the world’s societies and economies, Societe Generale and its teams seek to build, day after day, together with its clients, a better and sustainable future through responsible and innovative financial solutions.

Active in the real economy for over 150 years, with a solid position in Europe and connected to the rest of the world, Societe Generale has over 133,000 members of staff in 61 countries and supports on a daily basis 30 million individual clients, businesses and institutional investors around the world by offering a wide range of advisory services and tailored financial solutions. The Group is built on three complementary core businesses:

  • French Retail Banking which encompasses the Societe Generale, Crédit du Nord and Boursorama brands. Each offers a full range of financial services with omnichannel products at the cutting edge of digital innovation;
  • International Retail Banking, Insurance and Financial Services to Corporates, with networks in Africa, Russia, Central and Eastern Europe and specialised businesses that are leaders in their markets;
  • Global Banking and Investor Solutions, which offers recognised expertise, key international locations and integrated solutions.

Societe Generale is included in the principal socially responsible investment indices: DJSI (World and Europe), FTSE4Good (Global and Europe), Euronext Vigeo (World, Europe and Eurozone), four of the STOXX ESG Leaders indices, and the MSCI Low Carbon Leaders Index.

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