, On returning to Europe, Thiam was offered a partnership by McKinsey in Paris, becoming one of the leaders of the company's financial institutions practice. In December 1993, the first Ivorian President, Félix Houphouët-Boigny, died and was replaced by Henri Konan Bédié. Il voulait s’assurer qu’il était plus performant que son grand frère. I wanted to keep a few illusions.  A public battle ensued, with some investors complaining about the $35.5 billion price Prudential was offering to pay.  During his first two years, he led the bank through a restructuring process cutting costs and jobs. En cliquant sur « Continuer à lire ici » et en vous assurant que vous êtes la seule personne à consulter Le Monde avec ce compte. These cookies do not store any personal information. « J’ai reçu cela comme une bonne nouvelle ; ce n’était donc pas une question de couleur de peau, mais une question de différences culturelles. « Quand on a quatre grands frères et deux grandes sœurs, ceux qui sont avant vous essaient tout le temps de vous rouler », explique Daouda Thiam, rencontré à Abidjan cette semaine. Celle qui est à la base de tout", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tidjane_Thiam&oldid=985865440, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 28 October 2020, at 12:09. , Tidjane was married to Annette Anthony Thiam, an African-American lawyer who used to work for Joe Biden, and they have two sons. Danach war er bis 2002 Partner für McKinsey in Paris. Tous les matins, un chauffeur emmenait les enfants à l’école. Danach wurde ihm ein Praktikum bei McKinsey angeboten. The appointment made him the first African to lead a FTSE 100 listed company. 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. , After he became chief executive, Prudential launched a bid for AIA, the Asian wing of the crisis-stricken AIG. Following the 1999 Ivorian coup d'Ã©tat, 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. On his mother’s side, he is a descendant of Queen Yamousso, after whom the capital of Côte d'Ivoire, Yamoussoukro, is named. Le 6 janvier 2000, il passe la main à son successeur. His departure from the role was announced on 10 March 2015. Following the 1999 Ivorian coup d'état, 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. He returned to McKinsey in 1990, working first in New York City and then in Paris.. Comme le veut la tradition, l’école, sous tutelle du ministère de la défense, ouvre le défilé de la fête nationale française. Nous vous conseillons de modifier votre mot de passe. 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His pay was originally scheduled to be $11.2 million in 2017, however it was reduced after shareholder backlash. The head of global security also resigned. A bank that apologizes, media that play the frightened virgins and a scandal that resumes. The two, who were also neighbors, were alleged to have fallen out over personal issues earlier on.  Thiam came under strong personal criticism following the failure of the bid, partly as a result of the costs incurred by the company in pursuing the bid. He was the chief financial officer of British banking group Prudential from 2007 to 2009, and then its CEO until 2013.  He was ranked number one in both 2010 and 2011 by the annual publication the Powerlist, which ranks the 100 most influential Africans in the UK. Thiam's mother, Marietou, was the niece of Chief Félix Houphouët-Boigny, the founder and first President of Côte d'Ivoire (known for the quote "People are surprised that I like gold. In December 1993, the first Ivorian President, FÃ©lix HouphouÃ«t-Boigny, died and was replaced by Henri Konan BÃ©diÃ©. Thiam was born in the Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire) on 29 July 1962. Tidjaneâs uncle, Habib Thiam, was Prime Minister of Senegal for more than 10 years and also served as President of the National Assembly. The appointment made him the first African to lead a FTSE 100 listed company. Early life and education. Tidjane Thiam, lui, est aux Etats-Unis dans sa belle-famille. Thiam was also a key member of the Privatization Committee, in charge of privatising extensive state-owned assets. He supported Houphouet-Boigny in his fight for the independence of the country and served more than ten years in the Ivorian cabinet after independence.. Ce message s’affichera sur l’autre appareil. *We just want readers to access information more quickly and easily with other multilingual content, instead of information only available in a certain language. In 1982 Thiam was the first Ivorian to pass the entrance examination to the École Polytechnique in Paris. « Mais je ne voulais pas être un fugitif pour le reste de ma vie », expliquera Tidjane Thiam. Cette volonté de réussite scolaire leur venait de leur mère, Mariétou. C’est douloureux. Grâce à l’une de ses assistantes, qui avait veillé devant la porte la nuit du coup d’Etat, le bureau n’avait pas été pillé.  From 2016 to 2019, Under Thiam, Credit Suisse expanded their wealth management business and generated net new assets of CHF121bn (€113.7bn), and their pre-tax profit from wealth management grew double-digit (+15%) for four years in a row, from €2.5bn in 2015 to €4.4bn in 2019. Parce qu’il n’a obtenu qu’une mention « bien » au lieu de la mention « très bien » qu’il visait. There's no way to clean up the past, given the legacy we have, without generating losses. Born into a prominent political family in the Ivory Coast, he holds dual Ivorian and French citizenship. Et même le président de la République François Hollande a fini par l’inviter.  In 2013, he was awarded the Grand Prix de lâÃconomie, organised by Les Ãchos and Radio Classique, in partnership with law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. . « Dans ce moment où il faut repenser la banque, je pense que replacer l’éthique au centre est l’une des raisons de son choix. Si l’on avait additionné toutes les demandes de financement qu’il avait sur la table, expliquera-t-il plus tard, cela aurait fait l’équivalent de son budget multiplié par 50 ou par 100. Peu de temps après, il tente une offre de reprise à 35 milliards de dollars sur les actifs asiatiques d’AIG, offre finalement rejetée par les actionnaires. , Thiam ist geschieden, Vater von zwei Söhnen und lebt in Herrliberg. There was never any intention to cause an offense and we are sorry for any offense caused ”, explained Credit Suisse to the London daily, while highlighting its“ many ”initiatives to improve diversity in its company.  In 2013 Thiam was one of the authors of “A Partnership for the Future”, a report prepared at the request of the French Minister for the Economy and Finance by five French and Franco-African political and economic experts.  In 1986 he was offered a scholarship to study for an MBA at INSEAD and join the McKinsey Fellows Programme' in Paris. You also have the option to opt-out of these cookies. Derrière, la grande sœur N’deye Anna et les quatre grands frères Daouda, Papa Ababakar, Augustin et Abdel Aziz. Thiams Onkel Habib war über zehn Jahre Premierminister des Senegal. Donc, le chauffeur revenait à la maison avec sa précieuse cargaison. , In January 2011 Thiam was appointed chairman of the G20's High Level Panel on Infrastructure Investment. On his mother’s side, he is a descendant of Queen Yamousso, after whom the capital of Côte d'Ivoire, Yamoussoukro, is named. I have always said I am not a politician. From 1994 to 1999 he worked in the Ivory Coast first as chief executive of the National Bureau for Technical Studies (BNETD). Thiam's mother, Marietou, was the niece of Chief FÃ©lix HouphouÃ«t-Boigny, the founder and first President of CÃ´te d'Ivoire (known for the quote "People are surprised that I like gold. , Tidjane Thiam: the man from the Pru's beginnings in Ivory Coast, https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tidjane_Thiam&oldid=202945379, „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“, ivorisch-französischer Manager und ehemaliger Minister, Mitglied des International Business Council of the World Economic Forum. The head of global security also resigned. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. A Rabat, puis à Abidjan, Tidjane en mangeait souvent. The report set out proposals for building a new economic partnership based on a business relationship between France and the African continent, particularly the countries of Sub-Saharan Africa.  In 2009, he was nominated as one of "50 Alumni who changed the world" as part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of INSEAD and its 38,000 graduates.  Thiam left Aviva in September 2007 to become chief financial officer of Prudential plc. Avec son passeport français, hérité de son père, il aurait pu ne jamais rentrer. C’est alors qu’il est approché par un chasseur de têtes.  An hour after his appointment was announced, the company stock increased by 7.5%. In January 2007, after Richard Harvey announced he would step down as chief executive of Aviva, Thiam was tipped as a possible future head of the group. Juli 1962 in Abidjan) ist ein ivorisch-französischer Manager und ehemaliger Minister der Elfenbeinküste. C’était en juillet 1980. , Thiam was appointed the chief executive officer (CEO) of Swiss investment bank and financial services company, Credit Suisse Group AG on 10 March 2015. 1994 kehrte Thiam in die Elfenbeinküste zurück. Juli 2015 Brady W. Dougan als Vorsitzenden der Geschäftsleitung (CEO) der Credit-Suisse-Gruppe ab.  In 2007, Thiam was elected INSEAD Alumnus of the Year by the Insead Alumnus Association. Bei seiner Rückkehr wurde er kurz unter Hausarrest gestellt, aber bald wieder entlassen, worauf er das Land verließ..