Appointments within the Global Finance division of Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking
Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking announces the following appointments within the Global Finance division.
Alvaro Huete is appointed Deputy Head of Global Finance and Head of Global Finance for United Kingdom. Previously, he was Global Head of Syndications.
Based in London, he will report to Pierre Palmieri, Global Head of Global Finance.
Alvaro Huete is taking on this new role following the appointment of Slawomir Krupa as Chief Executive Officer for Societe Generale Americas, and the decision of David Coxon to retire.
Terence Shanahan is appointed Global Head of Syndications. Previously, he was Deputy Head of Syndications.
These appointments are effective as of 1st October 2015.
Based on its worldwide expertise and in-depth sectorial knowledge, the Global Finance division aims to meet the financing needs of its clients - corporates, financial institutions, public sector - developing a wide range of tailor-made financing solutions and providing strategic financial advice, along with structured financing, debt capital markets, syndication and distribution as well as commodities, forex and interest rate hedging.
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Alvaro Huete is appointed Deputy Head of Global Finance and Head of Global Finance for United Kingdom, effective1st October 2015. Previously, he was Global Head of Syndication since 2010.
Alvaro Huete joined Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking in 1997 as Director of the Structured Finance Department. He was then appointed Head of Corporates and Institutions and Co-head of Debt Finance in Spain and Portugal before being promoted to Deputy Global Head of Syndication in February 2007 and then Co-Global Head of Syndication in September 2008. Prior to joining Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking, Alvaro spent three years at Nomura, first in Madrid as Director of the Iberian Desk and then in London as Director of the Corporate Finance Group. He has also held roles in the investment banking divisions of Banco Urquijo and Lloyds Bank.
Alvaro holds a degree in Economics from CUNEF in Madrid and a Masters in Business Administration from IESE in Madrid.
Terence Shanahan is appointed Global Head of Syndications, effective 1st October 2015. Previously, he was Deputy Head of Syndications since 2010.
Terence Shanahan started his investment banking career as a member of the BNP Paribas Fixed Income Derivatives Group in 1987. In 1989 he became the Deputy Head of Private Placements and Structured Finance at BNP Paribas Capital Markets London. In 1993, he transferred to New York to set up Paribas' US Private Debt & Equity Placement Group. Then, Terence moved to Morgan Stanley London for three years a senior member of the Structured Financing Group. He joined Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking in London in December 1997 as European Head of Credit Sales. He was appointed Head of Structured Credit Syndicate in 2002 and Head of Debt Capital Market Syndicate in 2006.
Terence Shanahan has an MBA in International Finance from Schulich Business School, Canada and an Honours BSc in Actuaries and Applied Maths from the University of Toronto, Canada.