Societe Generale Appoints Ramir Cimafranca as Head of Prime Services in Japan

Societe Generale announces the appointment of Ramir Cimafranca as Head of Prime Services in Japan, effective immediately

Based in Tokyo, he reports locally to Koji Shimamoto, Director and Executive Vice President, Societe Generale Securities Japan Limited and regionally to James Shekerdemian, Head of Prime Services, Asia Pacific and Global Head of Prime Brokerage Sales.

In his new role, Ramir will develop Prime Services in Japan which is composed of Prime Brokerage & Clearing, Global Execution Services and Cross-Asset Secured Financing.

This appointment follows the successful integration of Newedge in Japan in May this year. With Societe Generale's recognized expertise in Global Markets and the solutions provided by Prime Services, the bank has a unique position to provide one-stop solutions to a broad range of clients.