SocGen’s Marc Saffon appointed Japan head of markets

Saffon replaces Arnaud Lhoste who returns to Europe

Marc Saffon: Tokyo-bound montage

Societe Generale’s chief operating officer for global markets, Marc Saffon, is returning to Asia as head of markets for the French bank’s Japanese business, according to two sources at SocGen. He will be based in Tokyo. A SocGen spokesperson in Hong Kong also confirmed the news.

This is Saffon’s second stint in Asia. Previously he was head of financial engineering for the global markets business in Asia, based in Hong Kong. He returned to Europe in 2015, serving first as head of financial

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