Georges Elhedery

Co-CEO of Global Banking & Markets

Georges Elhedery was appointed Group Managing Director and Co-CEO of Global Banking & Markets in March 2020. He is also head of the Markets & Securities Services division of the business. Mr Elhedery is responsible for the strategic direction of the business, which operates in more than 55 countries and territories, serving clients across HSBC Group.

Mr Elhedery joined HSBC in 2005 as a senior Global Markets executive with extensive trading experience in London, Paris and Tokyo. He later moved to Dubai and served as Regional Head of Global Markets, Middle East and North Africa (MENA); then as Head of Global Banking & Markets, MENA; and later as CEO for HSBC, Middle East, North Africa and Turkey. More recently, Mr Elhedery served as Head of Global Markets based in London.

Mr Elhedery holds a degree in Engineering from the École Polytechnique in Paris, France, as well as a postgraduate degree in Statistics and Economics from the École Nationale de la Statistique et de l'Administration Économique (ENSAE).



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