Corporate Governance


Management of the group

The Managing Partner

Rothschild & Co Gestion is the Managing Partner (gérant) of Rothschild & Co SCA, the Group operational holding company (the “Company”). As Managing Partner, Rothschild & Co Gestion is responsible for the overall management of the Company.

This includes, among other things, establishing the strategic direction of the business, supervising the accounting and financial information as well as directing the internal control framework and, determining the regulatory capital for the Company and its subsidiaries on a consolidated basis.

The Executive Chairman of the Managing Partner relies on the Management Board (Conseil de Gérance) in the performance of his duties.

The Management Board comprises:

Alexandre de Rothschild

Executive Chairman

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Javed Khan

Managing Partner

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Robert_Leitao.jpgRobert Leitão

Managing Partner | Co-Chairman of the Group Executive Committee

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François Pérol

Managing Partner | Co-Chairman of the Group Executive Committee

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The Group Executive Committee

The Group Executive Committee (GEC) is the senior executive committee of Rothschild & Co whose members are the most senior corporate officers of the Group's business and support divisions.

The Group Executive Committee role is to propose strategic orientations to the Managing Partner and to assist the Managing Partner in overseeing the implementation of the strategy across the Group and the operational management of the Group.

Co-chaired by Robert Leitão and François Pérol, the Group Executive Committee comprises the following additional members:


Paul Barry

Group Human Resources Director


gregoire-chertok.jpgGrégoire Chertok

Head of Global Advisory, France
Deputy Head, Global Advisory


Mark Crump

Group Chief Financial Officer
Group Chief Operating Officer

Elsa Fraysse 

Secretary General, Group Head of Legal and Compliance

laurent-gagnebin.jpgLaurent Gagnebin

Head of Rothschild & Co Bank AG

javed-khan.jpgJaved Khan

Managing Partner
Head of Merchant Banking


Alain Massiera

Head of France Wealth and Asset Management


Jimmy Neissa

Head of Rothschild & Co, North America
Deputy Head, Global Advisory 

gary-powell-2022.jpgGary Powell

Deputy Head, Wealth and Asset Management


Martin Reitz

Head of Rothschild & Co, Germany
Deputy Head, Global Advisory


Emmanuelle Saudeau

Group Chief Digital Officer


Helen Watson

Head of Wealth Management, UK


Jonathan Westcott

Chairman of Legal and Compliance

The Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board carries out the ongoing supervision of the Company’s management by the Managing Partner, including notably the Company’s financial and accounting reporting system and its internal control mechanisms applicable to risk, compliance and internal audit.