Mohamed Kallala named Global Head of Natixis Corporate & Investment Banking businesses

Paris, France, January 25, 2023

Mohamed Kallala will be responsible for the Natixis Corporate & Investment Banking businesses, after acting as their Co-Head for more than two years. He will remain a member of the management committee of Groupe BPCE’s Global Financial Services division. The nomination will be effective on February 1st.

Stéphanie Paix, CEO in charge of the BPCE Group’s global businesses, stated: “The nomination of Mohamed Kallala testifies to the success of his actions to support Natixis Corporate & Investment Banking’s clients while controlling the volatility of our revenue profile in a very demanding economic and financial environment. I am fully confident in his ability and that of the Natixis Corporate & Investing Banking teams to successfully continue implementing the BPCE 2024 strategic plan, which he helped draw up, at the service of our clients and the Group.”

Mohamed Kallala’s biography

Mohamed Kallala began his career in 1993 as ALM trader at BNP Paribas before being nominated Head of Mergers & Acquisitions at Crédit Agricole Indosuez in 1995. In 2000, he founded Global Equities Corporate Finance and in 2005, joined Natixis as Head of Real Estate consulting activities.  Mohamed was nominated Head of Real Estate Finance in 2010, and then Head of Global Investment Banking in 2016. In early 2020, Mohamed Kallala became Global Head of the Natixis Corporate & Investment Banking global markets business, before becoming its global Co-Head during the same year. 

Natixis Corporate & Investment Banking is a leading global financial institution that provides advisory, investment banking, financing, corporate banking and capital markets services to corporations, financial institutions, financial sponsors and sovereign and supranational organizations worldwide.

Our teams of experts in 30 countries advise clients on their strategic development, helping them to grow and transform their businesses, and maximize their positive impact. We are committed to supporting the environmental transition by aligning our financing balance sheet with a +1.5°C trajectory by 2050.

As part of the Global Financial Services division of Groupe BPCE, the second largest banking group in France through the Banque Populaire and Caisse d’Epargne retail networks, Natixis CIB benefits from the Group’s financial strength and solid financial ratings.