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Portrait de Tidjane Thiam
Age : 54
Public asset : 1,154,270 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Credit Suisse Group AG - Twenty-First Century Fox Inc

Summary 
Mr. Tidjane Thiam is Chief Executive Officer at Credit Suisse AG, at Credit Suisse Group AG, a Member at Africa Progress Panel Foundation, a Member at Overseas Development Institute, at The Group of Thirty and a Member at Uk Asean Business Council.

He is on the Board of Directors at Credit Suisse (Schweiz) AG, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. and The Association of British Insurers.

Mr. Thiam was previously employed as a Member by European Financial Services Round Table, Group Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director by Prudential Plc, Group Chief Executive Officer by Aviva Plc, Partner by McKinsey & Co., Inc., Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by National Bureau For Technical Studies & Development, Non-Executive Director by Arkema SA, and a Managing Director by Aviva International Insurance Ltd.

He received his undergraduate degree from Ecole Polytechnique, an undergraduate degree from École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris and an MBA from INSEAD.


Current positions of Tidjane Thiam 
NameTitle Since
Credit Suisse Group AG
(Banks)
Chief Executive Officer 2015
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc
(Entertainment Production)
Independent Non-Executive Director 2014
Credit Suisse AG Chief Executive Officer 2015
Credit Suisse AG (Private Banking) Chief Executive Officer 2015
The Association of British Insurers Director -
Credit Suisse (Schweiz) AG Director 2016
The Group of Thirty Member -
Overseas Development Institute Member -
Africa Progress Panel Foundation Member -
Uk Asean Business Council Member -


Holdings of Tidjane Thiam 
NameEquities%Valuation
Credit Suisse Group (CSGN)
Banks
83,9710.0033%1,154,270 USD
Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA)
Entertainment Production
00.0000%0 USD


Tidjane Thiam : Personal Network 


Biography of Tidjane Thiam 
Tidjane Thiam (born 29 July 1962) is an Ivorian businessman and former politician who is the Chief Executive of Prudential plc, the UK-based insurance group. Born in Côte d'Ivoire, he holds dual Ivorian and French citizenship. He studied advanced mathematics and physics in France before joining the management consultants [& Company] in 1986, where he worked until 1994. From 1994 to 1999 he worked in Côte d'Ivoire first as Chief Executive of the National Bureau for Technical Studies (BNETD), reporting directly to the Prime Minister and the President, and from 1998 as both Chairman of the BNETD and Minister of Planning and Development. Following the Ivorian coup of 1999, he resumed a private sector career and rejoined McKinsey in Paris from 2000 to 2002, then worked as a senior executive for Aviva before being recruited by Prudential. When appointed the chief executive of Prudential in 2009, he became the first black person to lead a FTSE 100 company.

His father, Amadou Thiam, a journalist, was born in Senegal and emigrated to Côte d'Ivoire in 1947. He supported Houphouet-Boigny in his fight for the independence of the country and served more than 10 years in the Ivorian cabinet after independence. He was a Grand Officier de la Legion d’honneur, France’s highest order of decoration. Tidjane’s uncle, Habib Thiam, was Prime Minister of Senegal for more than 10 years and also served as President of the National Assembly.

In 1982 Thiam was the first Ivorian to pass the entrance examination to the École Polytechnique in Paris. In 1984, he graduated from the École Polytechnique and in 1986 from the École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris where he was top of his class. He received an MBA from INSEAD in 1988 (Dean's list). In 1989 he took a one-year sabbatical from McKinsey to participate in the World Bank's Young Professionals Program in Washington, D.C. He returned to McKinsey in 1990, working first in New York City and then in Paris. an infrastructure development and economic advisory body with more than 4,000 staff, reporting directly to the President and the Prime Minister. In that role, which had cabinet rank, he was also handling key negotiations with the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. Thiam was also a key member of the Privatization Committee, in charge of privatising extensive state-owned assets.

Source @ Wikipedia




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Tidjane Thiam : Connections 
Revlon Consumer Products Corp.
Primary PDC, Inc.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Bancroft PLLC
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
ValueAct Holdings LP
Vietnam Education Foundation
The Partnership for New York City


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