The Group

Banque Richelieu France

Richelieu DNA in action

We work on an open architecture basis, and always place our clients’ interests at the heart of our concerns.

Tailor-made offerings include wealth management, financial management, asset financing, life insurance, cash management, private equity and reporting services.

We stand out from our competitors through :
Our responsiveness
Our customers and partners recognize the quality of our exchanges and support.
Fully mobilized and involved support departments

Supervisory Board

Antoun Sehnaoui

Chairman of the Compagnie Financière Richelieu

Antoun Sehnaoui has been Chairman and CEO of the SGBL Group since 2007. In 2018, he became Chairman of Compagnie Financière Richelieu, a Paris-based holding company currently comprising Banque Richelieu France, Banque Richelieu Monaco and Richelieu Gestion. He is also involved in other sectors such as real estate, cinema and media.

Jacques-Henri David

Chief Executive Officer and Board Member of the Compagnie Financière Richelieu

In recent years, Jacques-Henri David has been Chairman of the Financial Activities Control Commission of the Principality of Monaco. He began his career at the Banque de France, before joining the cabinet of the French Minister of Finance, which he headed in 1980 and 1981. CFO and then CEO of Compagnie de Saint Gobain between 1985 and 1989, he was the founder and first Chairman of Banque des PME, now BPI France, before becoming Chairman of Deutsche Bank AG in France from 2000 to 2009.

Nadine Khairallah

Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Compagnie Financière Richelieu

Nadine Khairallah initially held the position of Chief of Staff of Compagnie Financière Richelieu in 2018, then, from November 2019, that of Deputy Chief Executive Officer. She is also the CFR Representative on the Board of Directors of Banque Richelieu Monaco and Richelieu Gestion and the Supervisory Board of Banque Richelieu France. She previously held several positions within SGBL.

Philipe de Fontaine Vive

Board Member of Compagnie Financière Richelieu

Managing Director of CFR from its creation to 2021, Philippe de Fontaine Vive was Senior Vice-President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) from 2003 to 2015. He spent the first part of his career in the Treasury Department of the French Ministry of Economy and Finance.

Georges Saghbini

SGBL representative on Compagnie Financière Richelieu's Board

Georges Saghbini joined the SGBL Group in 1996, where he is currently Deputy Managing Director. He is also Chairman of SGBL Insurance and sits on the Board of Directors of the SGBL Group's subsidiaries in Cyprus and Abu Dhabi.

Bernardo Sanchez Incera

Board Member of Compagnie Financière Richelieu

Bernardo Sanchez Incera, currently Chairman of the Board of COFACE and Director of Boursorama, was Chief Operating Officer of the Société Générale Group from 2010 to 2018, in charge of French and international retail banking, financial services and insurance. Previously, he held numerous executive positions with global groups such as Monoprix, Vivarte, LVMH, Inditex, Zara France, Banque Jover Spain and Crédit Lyonnais Belgique.

Executive board

Sylvain Fondeur

Chairman of the Executive Board, Chief Financial Officer & Operations Officer

Sylvain Fondeur, 40, holds a Master's degree in Finance from Neoma Business School, and has over 10 years' experience in auditing and M&A. He began his career in 2007 in the asset management division of PwC Luxembourg and joined PwC France in 2010 as Senior Manager in the Transaction Services department. Specializing in mergers and acquisitions in the financial services sector, Sylvain joined Compagnie Financière Richelieu at its creation in 2018 as CFO, a position he still holds today, and also became Member of the Executive Board of Banque Richelieu France in 2019.

Edouard Madinier

Member of the Executive Board, Head of Private Clients & Services

Edouard Madinier holds a Master 2 in Wealth Management from Paris Dauphine University, and began his career in 2008 at HSBC Private Bank as a Private Banker, where he developed and managed an UHNWI client base mainly made up of entrepreneurs and start-ups. In 2016, he joined Banque Richelieu France as a Private Banker, and in 2017 became Co-Director of Private Clients, in charge of front office management, supporting bankers in business development and synergies with experts.

Jacques-Aymon Lapluye

Member of the Executive Board, Head of Private Clients & Market Activities

Jacques-Aymon Lapluye holds a Master's Degree in Market Finance from ESG Paris, and began his career in 1999 with the private bank Fideuram Wargny as a sell-side financial Analyst in charge of the European pharmaceuticals sector, a position he held for 8 years. In 2007, he joined the Richelieu Group as Head of the Portfolio Analysis Department, then Private Banker Manager. He then took over responsibility for the Advisory Management & Structured Products Department, as well as Private Banking.