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Executive appointments at BNP Paribas Cardif

Meeting on 4 January 2016, the Board of Directors of BNP Paribas Cardif named Renaud Dumora Chief Executive Officer and Pierre de Villeneuve Executive Chairman. Renaud Dumora also becomes a member of the Executive Committee of BNP Paribas.

As Chief Executive Officer, Renaud Dumora will be responsible for defining the strategy of the company and oversee operational management of BNP Paribas Cardif. He has been Deputy Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas Cardif since January 2015.

As Executive Chairman, Pierre de Villeneuve will in particular contribute to establishing strategic objectives and representing BNP Paribas Cardif with industry and public bodies. Pierre de Villeneuve has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas Cardif since October 2013.

“These appointments reflect a focus on continuity and our confidence in the executive team of BNP Paribas Cardif. Renaud Dumora’s appointment to the Executive Committee of BNP Paribas underlines the major role the insurer plays within our Group,” said Jean-Laurent Bonnafé, Chief Executive Officer of BNP Paribas.  

Jacques d’Estais, Chief Operating Officer of BNP Paribas, Head of International Financial Services, added: “I have no doubt that the combined experience of Pierre and Renaud will enable BNP Paribas Cardif to pursue its already robust development momentum which is centred on diversification and international development of the savings and personal protection businesses in Europe, Asia and Latin America.”  

In conjunction with these changes to the executive team, two new members have been appointed to the Executive Committee of BNP Paribas Cardif: Pauline Leclerc-Glorieux, Chief Actuary, and Murielle Puron Chambord, Chief Financial Officer.

The Executive Committee of BNP Paribas Cardif now comprises 12 members:

  • Renaud Dumora, Chief Executive Officer

  • Stanislas Chevalet, Chief Operating Officer, Development and Transformation

  • Olivier Cortès, Chief Operating Officer, Efficiency, Technology & Operations

  • Olivier Héreil, Chief Operating Officer, Asset Management

  • Virginie Korniloff, Chief Operating Officer, Domestic Markets

  • Jean-Bertrand Laroche, Chief Operating Officer, International Markets

  • Isabella Fumagalli, Head of Italy

  • Sophie Joyat, Head of Human Resources

  • Pauline Leclerc-Glorieux, Chief Actuary

  • Murielle Puron Chambord, Chief Financial Officer

  • Vincent Sussfeld, Head of Asia

  • Francisco Valenzuela, Head of Latin America

Photos and biographies available from the BNP Paribas Cardif press office.

About BNP Paribas Cardif

BNP Paribas Cardif creates innovative savings and insurance solutions designed for performance in a world shaped by the emergence of new uses and lifestyles. A subsidiary of BNP Paribas, the company has a unique business model anchored in partnerships. BNP Paribas Cardif co-creates solutions with distributors in a variety of sectors, who then market the products to their customers. BNP Paribas Cardif has become a recognized global specialist in personal insurance, serving 90 million clients in 36 countries with strong positions in three regions – Europe, Asia and Latin America. With nearly 10,000 employees(1), BNP Paribas Cardif had gross written premiums of €27.5 billion in 2014, 62% of which was generated outside France.

(1) Headcount of legal entities managed by BNP Paribas Cardif: nearly 8,000 employees