Eric Le Lay
Chief Compliance Officer for Global Transaction & Payment Services
Eric Le Lay is Chief Compliance Officer for the Global Trade and Payment Services Business Unit of Société Générale since March 2018. Eric began his career at Société Générale in 1985 when he joined the Inspection team. Since then he has held a variety of financing positions within Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking. In 1996, he launched the Trade Finance activity within the newly created Commodity & Trade Finance business line. In 2003, he was appointed Deputy Global Head of Trade & Commodity Finance within the Natural Resources & Energy Financing team before being appointed Head of Traders, Commodity Finance & Agribusiness for EMEA in 2008. Eric is a graduate of Ecole Superieure de Commerce in Paris.