- Chief Executive Officer of CA Consumer Finance
Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Crédit Agricole S.A. in charge of the Specialised Financial Services
Stéphane Priami is Chief Executive Officer of Crédit Agricole Consumer Finance and Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Crédit Agricole S.A. in charge of the Specialised Financial Services (SFS) business line, which encompasses the consumer finance, lease finance and factoring activities. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Crédit Agricole S.A.
Stéphane Priami began his career in 1982 in the Banques Populaires network. He joined the commercial network of the Crédit Agricole Ile-de-France regional banks in 1987. Between 1990 and 1996, he was head of products for the professional clients segment before being appointed inspector and team leader in the General Inspection department of Caisse Nationale du Crédit Agricole. In 1996, he was named head of distribution channels for the individual and professional markets division during the launch of the Group's web solutions.
Between 2000 and 2004, Stéphane Priami held a number of management positions in succession, overseeing marketing, communication, remote banking, finance and distribution at Caisse Régionale de Gironde, and then Caisse Régionale d’Aquitaine after its merger. In 2005, he was named Deputy CEO of the Caisse Régionale des Savoie, with responsibility for development.
In 2009, he took up the post of Deputy CEO of LCL responsible initially for compliance and subsequently for processes, technologies and real estate. He joined Crédit Agricole Consumer Finance in 2013 as second executive director and CEO of Sofinco.
In 2018, Stéphane Priami was appointed Group Head of Compliance, and member of the Executive Committee of Crédit Agricole SA.
Stéphane Priami, 56, holds a graduate diploma in banking. He is an officer of the Order of Agricultural Merit (chevalier du Mérite Agricole). In 2021, he was promoted to the rank of knight of the Legion of Honour (chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur). This decoration rewards his commitment to the service of the territory and the French people in order to enable everyone to consume better.
Stéphane Priami is the author of two books published by Revue Banque and Economica.