Charlotte Dennery appointed Director and Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas Personal Finance and a member of the executive committee of the BNP Paribas Group
As of 19 May 2021, Charlotte Dennery will take up her position as Director and Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas Personal Finance, succeeding Laurent David, who has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of the BNP Paribas Group.
Present in some thirty regions with 25 million customers and almost 92 billion euros of consolidated consumer credit outstanding, BNP Paribas Personal Finance is one of the growth drivers of the BNP Paribas Group.
Charlotte Dennery, reporting to Thierry Laborde, Chief Operating Officer of BNP Paribas, will be responsible for leading the roll-out of the business line and continuing its transformation in line with BNP Paribas Personal Finance’s raison d’être, "To promote access to more responsible and sustainable consumption, to supporting our customers and partners".
“Charlotte's experience and commitment to the BNP Paribas Group since 2001 are key to the company's success in serving its customers. She will be in a position to use all her talent to transform the business line and ensure that it has a positive impact on the real economy while taking into account environmental and social issues," said Thierry Laborde, Deputy Chief Operating Officer of BNP Paribas.
"I am proud to succeed Laurent David, who has supported the business line’s growth and profound transformation, and to join one of the Group's flagships. Together with our employees and partners, we will continue to support the real economy by responding in an innovative and responsible way to the challenges posed by globalisation, the digital revolution, climate issues and health policy. BNP Paribas Personal Finance will continue to develop payment and credit solutions, serving and listening to customers in order to respond in a sustainable way to their new uses and to new consumer trends. I am delighted to be leading this great team, which the employees have embodied through their tireless commitment during the atypical period we have just come through.», adds Charlotte Dennery.
Charlotte Dennery joined the BNP Paribas Group in 2001, in the Development and Strategy Department, first in Paris and then in New York, in charge of CIB's development operations, then those of the Group in North America until 2004.
She then joined BNP Paribas Cardif as CFO and Head of Asset Management until 2009, then BNP Paribas Investment Partners from 2009 to 2015 as Managing Director of FundQuest until 2013 and as Chief Operating Officer from 2010 to 2015. In 2015 she became Director and CEO of BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions, the Group's subsidiary specialising in the financing of professional equipment.
Charlotte Dennery began her career in the French civil service. After a spell at INSEE, she joined the French Ministry for the Economy and Finance in 1993 where she held various positions, including that of head of salary policy and HR strategy for the civil service. She is a graduate of the École Polytechnique and the École Nationale de la Statistique et des Études Économiques (Ensae ParisTech).