Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank Announces Senior Appointments to Further Strengthen Presence in Brazil

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Crédit Agricole CIB today announces the appointment of its new Senior
Country Officer for Brazil and two new members for its Brazil team. The
new hires demonstrate Crédit Agricole CIB’s continued investment and
presence in Latin America as a key region, in addition to bringing
further expertise to the Company’s Brazil operations to expand its local
offerings to clients.

Yves-Marie Gayet joins the Company as Senior Country Officer for Brazil,
effective February 18, 2019, and will be based in São Paulo. He will be
part of the Americas Management Committee reporting to Marc-André
Poirier, Senior Regional Officer for the Americas.

Jean-Baptiste Goethals joins as Head of Coverage, effective February 18,
2019 and will oversee the domestic client portfolio. Based in São Paulo,
Mr. Goethals will report to Mr. Gayet.

Sandrely Kümmer da Rocha Santiago joins as Head of MNC Coverage,
effective February 15, 2019, and will be responsible for multinational
corporates clients. Based in São Paulo, Ms. Kümmer da Rocha Santiago
will also report to Mr. Gayet.

“Yves-Marie, Jean-Baptiste, and Sandrely, with our local team in Brazil,
will help further expand and strengthen our client franchise in Brazil
where Crédit Agricole CIB this year celebrates 70 years of presence. The
appointments, in combination with a recent capital increase, will
continue our expansion of services and development of a fully integrated
local platform in São Paulo that offers both advisory services and
market and financing solutions to corporates and financial
institutions,” said Matthieu Chabanne, Crédit Agricole CIB Head of Latin


Yves-Marie Gayet

Yves-Marie brings with him more than 25 years of experience within the
banking industry. He started his career at Société Générale in Paris
where he worked in Internal Audit for six years. Thereafter he held
various management positions in Société Générale Corporate and
Investment Bank in London over a period of 15 years, during which he was
in charge of various product lines. In 2012, Yves-Marie was appointed
Executive Director of the French-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce, the
position he held prior to joining Crédit Agricole CIB, while continuing
to perform consulting activities for a number of large European clients.

Jean-Baptiste Goethals

Jean-Baptiste joins from Bizup Leverage where he was the Head of M&A.
His previous experience includes an extensive career at BNP Paribas for
nearly 30 years, where he was responsible for the strategic development
of the Commodity Derivatives platform and coverage for the largest
Brazilian players of the Energy and Commodity sector.

Sandrely Kümmer da Rocha Santiago

Sandrely joins from Bradesco/HSBC Bank where she was the Relationship
Manager in charge of Corporate Clients. Her previous experience over the
past 25 years includes similar roles at Banco Citibank S/A, Banco
Santander Central Hispano, and BankBoston Banco Múltiplo S/A.

About Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank (Crédit Agricole

Crédit Agricole CIB is the corporate and investment banking arm of
Credit Agricole Group, the 13th largest banking group worldwide in terms
of tier 1 capital (The Banker, July 2018). Nearly 8,000 employees in 34
countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and
North 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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