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May 4, 2021, 12:25 p.m. EDT

Crédit Agricole CIB Appoints Yves-Marie Gayet as Head of Latin America

Crédit Agricole CIB is pleased to announce that Yves-Marie Gayet, in addition to his current role as Senior Country Officer for Brazil, is appointed Head of Latin America effective May 1, 2021. Based in Brazil, Yves-Marie will report to Marc-Andre Poirier, Senior Regional Officer for the Americas.

Yves-Marie has been with the bank since 2019 and bring over 25 years of experience within the banking industry. He started his career at Société Générale in Paris where he worked at the “Group’s Inspection Générale” for six years. Thereafter he held various management positions in Société Générale Corporate and Investment Bank in London over a period of 15 years: he was Deputy and then Global Head of a Structured Finance business line from 1997 to 2008, followed by a role as Deputy Global Head of Commodities markets from 2008 to 2012. In 2012, Yves-Marie was appointed Executive Director of the French Chamber of Commerce in Brazil, while continuing to perform consulting activities for a number of large European clients prior to joining Crédit Agricole CIB in 2019.

In his new role, his main remit will be to further expand and strengthen our client franchise in LATAM where Crédit Agricole CIB has had a presence for many years.

The representatives for Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Mexico will report to him.

About Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank (Crédit Agricole CIB)

Crédit Agricole CIB is the corporate and investment banking arm of Credit Agricole Group, the 12 [th] largest banking group worldwide in terms of tier 1 capital (The Banker, July 2020). Nearly 8,000 employees across Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa support the Bank's clients, meeting their financial needs throughout the world. Crédit Agricole CIB offers its large corporate and institutional clients a range of products and services in capital markets activities, investment banking, structured finance, commercial banking and international trade. The Bank is a pioneer in the area of climate finance, and is currently a market leader in this segment with a complete offer for all its clients.

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Jenna Lee – Head of Communications for the Americas
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