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Jean Raby

  • Member of the Audit Committee; 
  • Member of the Safety, Workplace and Project Risk Committee

Mr. Raby has been the CEO of Natixis Investment Managers since February 2017. He was previously Chief Financial Officer of SFR Group from May to November 2016. Prior to his role at SFR Group, Mr. Raby was Executive Vice-President, Chief Financial and Legal Officer of Alcatel-Lucent S.A. from September 2013 to February 2016. Effective March 1, 2016, he stepped down from his role at Alcatel-Lucent following the acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent by Nokia Corporation. He served as adviser to the CFO of Nokia from March to April 2016. Mr. Raby has more than 25 years of experience in investment banking, law and finance. Prior to his role at Alcatel-Lucent, he spent 16 years in roles of increasing responsibility at the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs & Co. in Paris, France, where he became Co-CEO of the division in France in 2006 (then CEO in 2009), and in Russia where he became Co-CEO of Goldman Sachs’ activities in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States in 2011. He retired from Goldman Sachs at the end of 2012. In his early career, Mr. Raby was a corporate lawyer with the law firm Sullivan & Cromwell in New York (1989-1992) and in Paris (1992-1996).

Mr. Raby is a member of the board of Université Laval. He holds a law degree from Université Laval, a Master of Philosophy in International Relations from University of Cambridge in the U.K., and a Master of Laws from Harvard Law School. Mr. Raby is also a member of the New York State Bar Association.