Christelle Ybanez

Head of Insurance, Head of Asset Owners in Continental Europe, BNP Paribas Securities Services

Christelle Ybanez is head of market strategy for Insurance. In addition, she is the Head of the Asset Owners (pension funds, official Institutions and Insurance) in Continental Europe, and a member of the Continental Europe Executive Committee.
Prior to this, Christelle was Practice Head, leading with her team the 100 largest global client relationships of BNP Paribas Securities Services. She joined BNP Paribas in 2011 as a Global Relationship Manager, to take on the global responsibility of one of the largest client for the Securities Services business.
Christelle spent a significant part of her career outside France. Prior to this role, Christelle spent 9 years at JPMorgan (Executive Director) where she held several positions in London and Luxemburg, with the responsibility of a portfolio of large client relationships and business development in the asset management segment.
Prior to joining J.P. Morgan, Christelle spent three years at Eurogroup Consulting in Paris, where she led several strategic initiatives in Paris, New York and Madrid.
After graduating from the Institut Superieur de Gestion (ISG - Paris), Christelle started her career with BNP Paribas in 1995, where she occupied several positions within the Group Finance department.
Christelle is a member of the Women’s Forum and a mother of 3 children.