Announcing the 2019 FACC Foundation Gala Honoree

Chapter News | June 12, 2019

The 2019 edition of the FACC Foundation Gala will be held in the ballroom of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on Thursday, October 3, 2019 from 7 PM- midnight. The sixth edition of the Gala, this year's theme is "Leading the Way". We are pleased to announce the 2019 honoree, Ms. Diony Lebot. Diony succeeds 2018 honoree Frédéric Rozé, President & Chief Executive Officer of L'Oréal USA and Executive Vice-President of the North America Zone.

Diony Lebot

Deputy Chief Executive Officer Société Générale Group

Deputy Chief Executive Officer in charge of Risk, Finance and Compliance

Diony Lebot has been Deputy Chief Executive Officer in charge more specifically of the oversight of risks, compliance and finance functions since May 2018. She has developed a strong experience over the last 30 years in various Corporate and Investment Banking activities in France and internationally before joining the Group Risk function in 2015.

Diony Lebot joined Société Générale in 1986. She was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Société Générale Americas in 2007 and became a member of the Société Générale Group Management Committee. In 2012, she became Deputy Head of Coverage and Investment Banking and Chief Executive Officer for Global Banking and Investor Solutions Western Europe. In March 2015, Diony Lebot was appointed Deputy Chief Risk Officer before becoming Group Chief Risk Officer in July 2016.

Since 2006, the Société Générale Foundation has worked across the globe to promote professional reintegration via two main themes: the entrance of youth into professional life and the fight against illiteracy. Through associations who use sports and cultural activities as vectors, youth are oriented towards professional development, the completion of their diplomas and the discovery of the business world. 

In a difficult economic context, Société Générale is mobilized more than ever to fight against inequalities for a durable solution for today's youth.

The FACC Foundation is delighted to recognize Ms. Lebot as our 2019 Gala Honoree. 

Learn more about the FACC Foundation or register now to attend the 2019 FACC Foundation Gala.