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Sophie Javary

Board member

Sophie Javary has over 35 years of experience in investment banking, both within M&A and Equity Capital Markets (ECM). She is currently Vice-Chairman CIB EMEA at BNP Paribas.
Her previous roles at BNP Paribas include Head of Corporate Finance, EMEA (2014 to 2018) and Senior Banker (2011 to 2013). Previously, she spent 16 years at Rothschild & Co (1994 to 2011), where she was appointed General Partner in 2002.

Sophie was Director, Head of ECM origination at Baring Brothers France from 1993 to 1994 and held various positions at Banque Indosuez (1989 to 1992) and at Bank of America (1981 to 1986).

Sophie Javary is a director of Turenne and a member of the board of directors of the NGO Europa Nova. She was a director of the Elior Group from 2015 to 2022 and of Euroclear from 2019 to 2022.

She has been awarded the French Légion d’Honneur.

Sophie is a graduate of HEC Paris with a certificate from the international management programme, following six months at the Fundação Getulio Vargas of São Paulo, Brazil, and six months at the New York University Graduate School of Business Administration.

Sophie Javary