Societe Generale launches Private Investment Banking, a new offering for high net worth entrepreneurs

Societe Generale is launching a new integrated service offering, Private Investment Banking, aimed at ultra high net worth entrepreneurs who have a holding company or a family office.

This exclusive service will allow these clients to benefit from access to all the expertise within the Group, particularly in terms of wealth management and investment banking, for the management of their private wealth and their business.

The solutions offered will be based on the expertise and knowledge of entrepreneurial clients at Societe Generale Private Banking and Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking.

This service includes:

  • comprehensive solutions for tailor-made financial engineering;
  • dedicated portfolio management teams, best-in-class investment products and solutions;
  • financing solutions, merger & acquisitions advisory, capital increases and initial public offerings;
  • direct access to all capital markets.

The development of this activity will be headed by Galeazzo Pecori Giraldi, who has been appointed Head of Societe Generale's Private Investment Banking offering. He will be responsible for a team of senior bankers and account managers in Europe and the Middle East. The Private Investment banking structure will also be supported by the Group’s international network.

Galeazzo Pecori Giraldi joined Societe Generale group in 2010 as deputy Chairman of the Investment Banking Committee, a role that he retains in parallel with his recent appointment at Private Investment Banking. He was previously CEO of Morgan Stanley in Italy and Switzerland, and deputy Chairman of Morgan Stanley Europe. He has more than thirty years of experience in banking.