Natixis appoints Stéphane Honig Head of Strategy

Paris, France, January 22, 2019

Natixis appoints Stéphane Honig Head of Strategy and a member of the Executive Committee, effective February 11th, 2019.

Reporting to François Riahi, Natixis CEO, Stéphane Honig will be responsible for the implementation and development of Natixis’ strategy, the strategic coordination of its businesses and the management of its growth through acquisitions and partnerships.

Stéphane Honig has over 20 years of banking experience with a focus on wealth management and capital markets activities. He equally has expertise in strategic business development, including strategic planning and mergers & acquisitions.

François Riahi said: “Over the past ten years, Natixis has successfully implemented a differentiating growth strategy that has underpinned a transformation of our various businesses. The appointment of Stéphane Honig, with his uniquely diverse set of experiences and a truly global approach, reflects our ambition to go even further in this respect.”

Stéphane Honig began his career in 1999 at BRED Banque Populaire in Paris before joining Cortal Consors France (BNP Paribas Group) in 2000. In 2005 he joined BNP Paribas Luxembourg in the Personal Investors department as Managing Director. In 2007, he moved to Strategy and Corporate Development team of BNP Paribas Investment Solutions in Paris before being named Head of Integration, Strategy & Synergies for BNP Paribas Luxembourg in 2009 during BNP Paribas and Fortis integration. In 2011, he was named Global Head of Indian Markets and member of the Executive Committee of BNP Paribas Wealth Management APAC, based in Hong Kong. In May 2015, he was appointed Head of Sales Wealth Management & Family Office Distribution and Head of Strategic Equity Solutions Group within BNP Paribas Global Markets APAC. Stéphane Honig holds a CESB Management and CESA Management of banking activities from CFPB and HEC, and an MBA from HEC Business School.