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RiskMinds International
18 - 21 November 2024
InterContinental O2London

Geneviève Piché
Head of Sustainable Finance and Advisory at Wells Fargo


Geneviève Piché is the head of Sustainable Finance and Advisory in Wells Fargo’s Corporate & Investment Banking (CIB). CIB delivers a comprehensive suite of advisory, capital markets, banking, and financial products and services to corporate, institutional, and government clients around the globe. Geneviève oversees a team responsible for delivering thought leadership and a full suite of products aimed at helping clients achieve their sustainability objectives across Wells Fargo’s Commercial Real Estate, Banking, Markets, and International lines of business. She also leads CIB’s implementation of Wells Fargo’s “net zero,” sustainable finance and climate risk integration goals. She collaborates with teams across Wells Fargo and external partners to drive a holistic ESG and climate change strategy, and advance the company’s commitment to environmental sustainability and positive social change.

Previously, Geneviève was the head of Asset Management for Corporate & Investment Banking, where she led a team responsible for building and managing relationships with asset management clients and provided sectoral expertise, global growth strategies, and segment-appropriate product solutions. Before that, she was a managing director and relationship manager in the Corporate Banking group where she led a team focused on alternative asset management clients and managed relationships with large European insurance companies. She has relationship management and banking experience supporting a range of other industry segments, including broker-dealers, financial technology, specialty finance, and banks. She has also led origination efforts in Emerging Europe, Africa, India, and the Middle East for financial institutions clients.

Geneviève chaired Corporate Banking’s Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Council and served as a member of the Wholesale Banking’s D&I Council. Originally from Montréal, Canada, Geneviève earned her dual bachelor of arts degree in economics and international studies from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota.

She is an avid musician and outdoor enthusiast, and lives in Charlotte, North Carolina, with her husband and son

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel discussion: What role does risk management need to play in identifying and mitigating greenwashing?