SUNIL SHAH APPOINTED CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER FOR SOCIETE GENERALE GLOBAL SOLUTION CENTRE AND SOCIETE GENERALE EUROPEAN BUSINESS SERVICES
Bangalore : Societe Generale announces the appointment with immediate effect of Sunil Shah as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Societe Generale’s solution centres: Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (India) and Societe Generale European Business Services (Romania).
Based in Bangalore and reporting to Christophe Leblanc, Group Head of Corporate Resources and Innovation, Sunil will oversee the centres delivering services on Information Technology, Banking operations, Finance and Research, for Societe Generale across the globe.
Located across India (Bangalore and Chennai), and Romania (Bucharest), the centres are comprising over 9,000 employees. With the talent adept at new emerging technologies, Sunil will further drive the digital transformation initiatives, innovation and creation of new services and solutions for Societe Generale.
Commenting on Sunil’s appointment, Christophe Leblanc said, “We are delighted to appoint Sunil as CEO of Societe Generale Global Solution Centre and the European Business Services. Sunil has over two decades of significant experience in the financial services sector spanning investment banking, asset management, financial services and information technology and has also been with the organization for over 7 years. He will be the right person to drive the company towards our vision of heightened client centricity and digital transformation goals.”
Sunil joined SG GSC in 2011 as Head of ITEC. Since 2015 he is leading all delivery verticals as Deputy CEO of SG GSC. Sunil has over 25 years of experience in IT and BFSI industry groups. He joined Societe Generale Global Solutions Centre in 2011 as Deputy CEO and was responsible for Operations, IT and KPO services. Prior to that, Sunil has worked with Fidelity for over 7 years and led the asset management IT team. He also worked with Infosys for over a decade managing large programs for financial services firms and consulting assignments across India and global locations.
Sunil holds a Computer Science Engineering Degree from the University of Mysore, and an MBA from INSEAD, Singapore and France.