Pierre Gay started his career at the Crédit Agricole Group in 1990 where he held various positions within Calyon, Crédit Agricole Indosuez and Crédit Lyonnais. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Newedge for Asia in 2005. In 2011, he became Treasurer of the Newedge Group before becoming Treasurer of Crédit Agricole CIB in 2014. In 2016, he was appointed Head of Global Markets France and became Head of Global Markets Europe excluding UK the same year. He became Global Head of Global Markets in February 2019. Pierre Gay is appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer on January 1st, 2021.
Pierre Gay holds an Applied Mathematics MSc from the University of Lyon I and a post-graduate degree of management from the ESC Lyon / University of Lyon III.