Board of Directors

  • Antoun SEHNAOUI

    Antoun SEHNAOUI

    Chairman of the Board of Directors
    Antoun N. Sehnaoui is a shareholder of various companies belonging to Sehnaoui Group that has invested in banking and insurance, steel production and trade, shipping chemicals, real estate, tourism, and trade among other businesses. He has also invested in the regional media and in the entertainment industry.

    He is Chairman and CEO of Société Générale de Banque au Liban S.A.L. (SGBL) since October 2007 and Chairman and CEO of FIDUS S.A.L., SGBL Group’s financial brokerage firm, since 2002.

    Antoun N. Sehnaoui holds a BA in Business Administration – major in International Finance and Banking from the University of Southern California (USA).

    Other functions
    • Member of the Board of Directors of the Association of Banks in Lebanon since 2007
    • Board member of SGBCy (SGBL’s subsidiary bank in Cyprus) since 2010
    • Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of SGBJ (SGBL’s subsidiary bank in Jordan), representing Sogelease Liban S.A.L.
    • Chairman & CEO of Société de Banque et d’Investissement (SBI) S.A.L. – Holding since 2010
    • Chairman & CEO of News Media S.A.L. since 2002
  • Georges SAGHBINI

    Georges SAGHBINI

    Director
    Georges E. Saghbini joined SGBL in 1996. He has since occupied several executive positions in the Bank and within the Group. He presently acts as Deputy General Manager, Group CFO, Head of Business Development, Strategy, and Corporate Secretariat of SGBL group. He is also since 2008, the Chairman of Sogecap Liban S.A.L. the Group’s life insurance company.

    Georges E. Saghbini holds a Master’s degree in Economics from the Paris I – Sorbonne University and from Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, as well as a Post graduate diploma in Money, Banking and Finance from the Sorbonne University.

    Other functions
    • Board member of SGBCy (SGBL’s subsidiary bank in Cyprus) since 2010
    • Board member of SGBJ (SGBL’s subsidiary bank in Jordan) since 2011
    • Board member of Fidus S.A.L. since 2008
    • Financial advisor to the Minister of Energy & Water (2005)
  • Jean-Pierre P. DUCROQUET

    Director
    Jean-Pierre P. Ducroquet serves as member of the Board of Directors of SGBL since 2010. He has been working in the banking industry since 1968 when he joined Société Générale and occupied several executive positions, including Manager of India’s subsidiary, Country Manager for Turkey and then the Netherlands in the SG Investment Banking Division, Chairman of the subsidiary in Madagascar, in charge of new acquisition projects in the International Retail Banking in the Head Office in France, and COO of SGBL from 2005 till 2008.

    Jean-Pierre P. Ducroquet is a graduate from the Center of Superior Studies of Bank (CESB) and holds the rank of Knight of the National Order of Merit.

    Other functions
    • Board member of SGBCy (SGBL’s subsidiary bank in Cyprus) since 2010
  • Ishak Mazen M. HANNA

    Director
    Ishak Mazen M. Hanna serves as member of the Board of Directors of SGBL since 2010. He acts since 2003 as Economic Advisor to the Lebanese Prime Minister, heading the economic unit at the office of the Prime Minister and participating in the development of an economic and social reform program, in the context of the Paris III donor conference.

    Ishak Mazen M. Hanna holds a BS in Business Administration – major in Economics from Bowling Green State University, Ohio (USA) and an MLitt in Economics from Oxford University, St. Antony’s College (UK).

    Other functions
    • Board member of SGBCy (SGBL’s subsidiary bank in Cyprus) since 2010
    • Advisor to Minister of Economy and Trade (from 2000 till 2003)