Management of the Group & Subsidiaries

Xavier Ledru

Xavier Ledru

Head of Corporate Advisory & Structuring

Xavier began his career as a lawyer in 2004 at US law firm Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe Paris office, where he worked in structured finance with an emphasis on securitisation transactions, derivative transactions, private equity financings and restructuring. In 2010, he joined Société Générale Corporate & Investment Banking where he was appointed Head of Legal for Commodities and Natural Resources. He advised the bank’s global commodity division on matters ranging from trade finance, structured finance and project finance to capital markets, M&A and bespoke derivatives. He joined REYL & Cie in 2014. He was appointed Deputy Head of the Corporate Advisory & Structuring department in 2019 and became Head of the Corporate Advisory & Structuring department in July 2020.

Xavier graduated from Paul Cézanne University (International Business Law, ’01), HEC Business School (Masters in International Business Law and Management, ’02) and Paris Descartes University (Contract Law, ’03).