Mark VenusHead of Recovery & Resolution Planning at BNP PARIBAS
He began his career with the Renault Group, working in their corporate and consumer finance division before joining the Compagnie Bancaire Group, where he worked in foreign currency treasury, and then spent seven years in the UK in roles covering asset securitisation and finance. He then moved within the group to BNP Paribas Lease Group in 1998, where he spent 10 years as, successively, head of multi-national partnerships and Finance Director. He moved to BNP Paribas head office in 2008, where he worked on transversal projects including the implementation of the merger with Fortis.
After taking part in the initial RRP project at BNP Paribas, he was appointed head of RRP in late 2011. Mark is an active contributor to the work of banking associations on Recovery and Resolution issues, and chairs the European Banking Federation’s Crisis Intervention Working Group.
Mark holds a BA from the University of Bristol and an MBA from Cesma EM Lyon