Finance Panel: 18.00 – 19.00
Cathia Lawson-Hall is Head of Investment Banking in Africa for Société Générale, in charge of the global relationship and strategic consulting with the governments, corporate clients and African financial institutions. She was previously Managing Director, co-Head of Capital Markets for companies for France, Belgium and Luxembourg. Ms. Cathia Lawson-Hall joined Société Générale in 1999 as a sales and marketing credit analyst responsible for telecommunications and media before turning to financing advice. She has over 20 years of experience in Corporate and Investment Banking. She is also Member of Supervisory Board and President of the Audit Committee of Vivendi.