Governance and Compliance
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors represents all shareholders and makes decisions concerning the company’s strategic direction.
It exercises three general powers:
- Examining the company’s strategic choices
- Contributing to good governance throughout the company
- Monitoring and assessing all operations related to the Group’s businesses
The general management and the Executive Committee
The General Management of BNP Paribas is composed of a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) plus one Chief Operating Officer (COO) and four Deputy Chief Operating Officers.
The Executive Committee brings together the General Management as well as 12 other members - Heads of core businesses and central functions. They meet at least once a week.
One of the main tasks of Compliance is to help ensure that BNP Paribas remains a trustworthy Bank, not only by complying with laws and regulations, but also by complying with the spirit of laws and regulations.