Cécile Besse Advani
Cécile is Member of the Executive Committee Director Strategy, Investments, Marketing & Communications for BNP Paribas Epargne&RetraiteEntreprises (ER&E)
Cécile started her career in Asia in the telecom industry from where she joined the Corporate and Investment Bank of BNP Paribas. Since then, she held various responsibilities in the field of Export and Project Finance in emerging countries and was responsible of Turkey, Central Asia and Caucasus upon her return to France after being posted 12 years in Asia (China and India).
In 2008, she joined BNP Paribas Asset Management in charge of development of joint-venture partnerships, mostly in Asia and Latin America.
In 2013, she joined the Executive Committee BNP Paribas E&RE, the Group affiliate in charge of French collective savings and retirement plans.
Cécile holds a post Master of International Trade Economics, a Master of International Trade Laws from the Panthéon-Sorbonne University in Paris and is a Bachelor of Chinese Language, Art & Civilisations from the University of Paris 7.
She is a Certified Board Member from Sciences Po-IFA. She is knight of the French National Order of Merit and Commander of the Chilean Order of Merit.