Roberto Pecora

Roberto Pecora

Chief Executive Officer in Italy

Societe Generale Securities Services

Roberto Pecora is appointed Chief Executive Officer in Italy in January 2020. 
Roberto has more than 20 years’ experience in market activities. He was Head of the Global Markets division in Italy since 2009 and also led the Italian activities of Lyxor Asset Management. Since 2007, he was Head of Global Equities and Derivatives in Italy and was previously Head of Equity Structured Product Sales, a position he held since 2005.
He joined Societe Generale in Paris in 1999 within the team in charge of Equity Structured Products Sales for the Italian market and then moved to Milan in 2004.
He started his career as an equity portfolio manager in the asset management division of the Allianz Group. 

Roberto Pecora holds a degree in financial markets from the Luigi Bocconi University in Milan.
 

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02
Aug
2021
Strategic dialogue between financial players is key to future development
How will securities services providers evolve in an environment in which new business models are characterised by...
Market Perspectives
How will securities services providers evolve in an environment in which new business models are characterised by innovation, chiefly technological, and sustainability? A discussion with Roberto Pecora, Chief Executive Officer of SGSS in Italy.
Strategic dialogue between financial players is key to future development
04
Dec
2020
The role of the securities services provider in the path towards sustainability
ESG criteria are becoming more important for asset managers and asset owners’ business and for the financial world in...
ESG/CSR
ESG criteria are becoming more important for asset managers and asset owners’ business and for the financial world in general. The securities services provider plays a primary role in the value chain by connecting all the players involved. Roberto Pecora, chief executive officer of Societe Generale Securities Services for Italy, explains how to best play this...
The role of the securities services provider in the path towards sustainability
22
Oct
2020
Societe Generale Securities Services' three bets during pandemic
Over the last few months, pandemic posed severe challenges to the financial sector and the securities niche could not be...
Market Perspectives
Over the last few months, pandemic posed severe challenges to the financial sector and the securities niche could not be an exception. On the one hand, intermediaries have had to rely increasingly on technology, realizing investments to strengthen the digital channel and extract value from data.
Societe Generale Securities Services' three bets during pandemic
20
Jan
2020
Societe Generale Securities Services appoints new CEO for Italy
Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) announces the appointment of Roberto Pecora as Chief Executive Officer and...
Press
Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) announces the appointment of Roberto Pecora as Chief Executive Officer and Country Head of SGSS S.p.A. (SGSS in Italy).
Societe Generale Securities Services appoints new CEO for Italy
09
Jan
2020
Assiom Forex Congress
Societe Generale Securities Services is delighted to participate, from February 7 to 8th, to the 26th edition of the...
Agenda
Societe Generale Securities Services is delighted to participate, from February 7 to 8th, to the 26th edition of the Assiom Forex Congress dedicated to Financial Market Operators.
Assiom Forex Congress