Stephanie is the Global Head for Metals and Mining Finance at Société Générale, part of the Natural Resources Group. She is in charge of a global franchise with 40 professionals dedicated to the sector and covering each region out of 8 regional hubs worldwide, providing advisory and financing solutions to a broad range of clients in the Metals and Mining sector, spanning from juniors to mid tiers to majors.
Stephanie has over 20 years of banking experience across various regions with a very strong focus on the natural resources and energy sector. She joined SG in 1996 from The Chase Manhattan Bank and contributed to SG’s natural resources and energy finance franchise in various positions. Previously, Stephanie had been working in Asia for 8 years, first based in China and built the natural resources finance division platform in the country. She subsequently moved to Hong Kong as Regional Head of Natural Resources & Energy Project Finance, Asia-Pacific where she advised and arranged mandates for very large projects requiring both deep industry expertise.
Prior to being stationed in Asia-Pacific, Stephanie lead from Paris HQ the development of SG metals and mining finance franchise in Russia and Sub-Saharan Africa and Asian regions. She was deeply involved in the development of SG Russian metals finance franchise from 2001-2006. She also worked several years in Mexico where she developed SG structured commodity finance activities.