SGCIB hires Desforges for equity derivatives role

Named head of equity derivatives for Asia-Pacific.
Societe Generale corporate and investment banking SGCIB has added to its equity derivatives franchise in the region, bringing in Bernard Desforges. Based in Hong Kong Desforges will be head of equity derivatives Asia-Pacific and reports directly to the Christophe Mianne, SGCIBÆs Paris-based global head for equity derivatives.

In his new position, Desforges will assume responsibility for the management of equity derivatives sales, structuring and trading for the Asia-Pacific region. His appointment comes as SGCIB looks to bulk up it Asian presence over a number of lines.

Desforges takes on the role after the relocation of Frank Drouet relocates from its Tokyo offices to Paris to focus his attentions on volatility trades.

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