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ANZ Deputy CEO,
International & Institutional Banking
Gilles Planté

Gilles Planté is ANZ's Deputy CEO, International & Institutional Banking (I&IB). He is also a member of ANZ's Management Board.

Gilles has responsibility to improve delivery to customers across all segments and geographies. This includes direct responsibility for Customer Strategy, Solutions & Execution, Marketing, Communications & Corporate Affiars, Economics & Research, Treasury and Asia Partnerships across the 33 countries where ANZ does business.

Gilles joined ANZ in 1997 after 10 years of financial markets experience in Paris, Tokyo, New York and Singapore; predominantly with Credit Suisse.

During his time at ANZ, Gilles has held a number of roles including most recently CEO, Asia Pacific. He was previously the Global Head of Markets.

Gilles sits on the Board of Esanda - an ANZ business and one of Australia's largest vehicle finance providers. He is also currently a Member of the Boards of the Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank and Bank of Tianjin - ANZ's two partnership banks in China, and AMMB Holdings Berhad - ANZ's partner in Malaysia.

Gilles holds a Master of Science from Ecole Spéciale de Méchanique et d’Electricité (ESME) in Paris.

Gilles holds dual French and Australian citizenship and is currently based in Hong Kong.

Last updated: February 2014.

Key Dates

Deputy CEO, International & Institutional Banking
Head of Business Performance Management, International & Institutional Banking
Head of Treasury, International & Institutional Banking
ANZ Management Board Member

Non-Executive Board Memberships
Chairman, ANZ China (since Oct 2010)
Board Member, Bank of Tianjin (since Aug 2011)
Non-Independent Non-Executive Board Member of AMMB Holdings Berhad (since Oct 2012)
Board Member, Esanda (since Apr 2008)
Board Member, Shanghai Rural Commercial Bank (Since June 2011)

2010 - 2013
CEO Asia Pacific, ANZ (October 2012 – December 2013)
CEO Asia, ANZ (March 2012 – October 2012)
CEO Northeast Asia, Europe & America, ANZ

2005 - 2009
Managing Director, Markets, ANZ

2004 - 2005
Head of Trading, Markets, ANZ
Head of Financial Markets, Europe/Americas, ANZ

1997 - 2004
Global Head of Currency & Commodity Derivatives, ANZ

1987 – 1997
10 years derivative trading experience in Paris, Tokyo, New York and Singapore, predominantly with Credit Suisse.