Head of Trade Finance for Commodities, SG CIB
Pierre-Antoine Barreault is Head of Trade Finance for all commodity related transactions. The Trade Finance group, part of Société Générale Natural Resources and Infrastructure Business Unit, is responsible for providing payment guarantees against the non-payment risk of both corporates and banks as well as discount of receivables and letters of credit. It operates out of Paris, Geneva, New York and Singapore.
Pierre-Antoine bean his career at Société Générale in New York in 1997 in Project Finance providing financial advisory and financing services for energy and infrastructure projects in the Americas. He has since then held various position with the SG Group in Hong Kong and Paris in Project Finance, Financial Engineering and Trade and Commodity Finance. Pierre-Antoine has extensive credentials in commodity and international banking including corporate finance, structured commodity finance and commodity markets/risk management.
Pierre-Antoine holds a master’s Degree in business administration from the Toulouse Business School (France) and is based in Paris.