Corporate Governance



The Managing Partner

Rothschild & Co Gestion is the Managing Partner (Gérant) of Rothschild & Co, 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, and directing the internal control framework for Rothschild & Co and the Group entities on a consolidated basis.

The Managing Partner relies on the Management Board (Conseil de Gérance) to fulfil its role.

The Management Board comprises:

Managing Partners

Alexandre de Rothschild

Executive Chairman

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Marc-Olivier Laurent

Managing Partner

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Robert_Leitao.jpgRobert Leitão

Managing Partner | Co-Chairman of the GEC

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francois-perol-bio.jpgFrançois Pérol

Managing Partner | Co-Chairman of the GEC

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The Group Executive Committee

The Group Executive Committee (GEC), whose members are the most senior corporate officers of the group's business and support divisions, is the senior executive committee at Rothschild & Co. In its role, the GEC participates in the overall management and the definition of the strategy of the group by Rothschild & Co, represented by the Executive Chairman and Managing Partners, so that Rothschild & Co ensures its proper implementation across the group.

Chaired by Robert Leitão and François Pérol, the GEC comprises:


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

laurent-gagnebin.jpgLaurent Gagnebin

Head of Rothschild & Co Bank AG
Co-Head, Wealth Management

javed-khan.jpgJaved Khan

Head of Merchant Banking
Chairman of the Merchant Banking Management Committee

Marc-Olivier Laurent

Marc-Olivier Laurent

Managing Partner
Executive Chairman 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.jpgGary Powell

Executive Chairman of Wealth 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
Co-Head, Wealth Management


Jonathan Westcott

Group Head of Legal & Compliance

The Supervisory Board

The Supervisory Board exercises permanent oversight of the management of the Company, including in particular the Company's financial accounting reporting system and its internal control mechanism.