Société Générale is one of the preeminent European financial services groups with a diversified business model combining retail banking in France and internationally with specialist financial services and wholesale banking. The group employs 133,000 staff in 61 countries and has a strong financial position with a Tier 1 equity ratio of 13.4% and net group income of €1.4 bn in 2020.
Within SG’s Investment Banking Division, the TMT Industry Group is responsible for driving the strategic dialogue with clients in the Technology, Media and Telecom sectors and positioning the bank on corporate finance opportunities (such as mergers and acquisitions advisory, equity capital markets/IPOs, event-driven financing,…).
Placed under a single management team, SG’s TMT Industry Group works hand in hand with SG’s TMT Finance Department. The combined team’s recent track record includes advising on flagship M&A transactions across the various TMT segments, leading a string of successful technology IPOs across several European markets and financing some of the largest TMT infrastructure projects in Europe. Société Générale’s success has been recognised through various prestigious industry awards, including TMT Finance’s “EMEA Bank of the Year in 2020 and in 2019” , Global Capital’s “ECM Bank of the Year” 2019, Euromoney’s “ Best Investment Bank in France 2019” and various others.
TMT is one of the largest and fastest growing industry groups at SG and has been identified as a priority growth area in the bank’s 2021-2025 strategic plan.
Owing to growing business volumes and activity, the TMT Industry group is currently seeking to add several Analysts 2/3. Suitable candidates are likely to have had a first successful experience in corporate finance / M&A gained in an investment bank or boutique or TMT advisory / transaction services teams of top accountancy firms. Candidates with a relevant corporate finance experience and a real interest in TMT and seeking to secure a move into the sector will also be considered.
Based in either Paris or London and reporting to the Global Co-Heads of the Industry Group and working as an internal part of project teams, the key responsibilities of TMT Industry Group analysts include:
- Preparation of company and industry research
- Analysis of financial statements and advanced financial modelling and multi-criteria valuation
- Preparation of presentations for corporate clients, investors and the broader investment community
- Participation in all aspects of transaction origination and execution across the breadth of investment banking products (M&A, ECM, event driven financings, …) as an integral part of multidisciplinary project teams.
- Mentoring of more junior members of the team