Societe Generale has named Jane Karczewski as head of asset manager and hedge fund sales for its markets division.
Karczewski joins the bank’s global markets team to define and implement the commercial strategy with Societe Generale’s hedge fund and asset manager clients across the UK. She will work in close collaboration with sales, trading and client coverage teams across the bank.
Karczewski has over 28 years of experience across markets in trading, sales and product development with senior roles at Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank and Citi.
Most recently, she was head of global custody at HSBC, leading the business through an integral role for three years.
During her time with HSBC, she was the bank’s representative on the post-trade executive committee for the Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) and led a variety of strategic investment projects in data and innovation across markets and custody.
Her previous roles had seen her occupy various securities finance and relationship management roles at some of the world’s largest custody banks.
Karczewski is also a respected diversity advocate, having co-chaired Citi Women when at Citi, and serving as chair of the London Women’s Forum, of which she is still a member of the Board of Directors.