Leadership

Thibault-Fulconis

Thibault Fulconis Vice Chairman

Thibault Fulconis is Vice Chairman, Corporate Functions for Bank of the West and its holding company, BancWest. Based in San Francisco, Fulconis is also a member of the Bank's and the holding company's Executive Management Committees.

Fulconis is responsible for all of the corporate support functions of the bank including Finance, Legal, Corporate Development, Technology, Human Resources, Banking Services, Corporate Real Estate, Corporate Communications, Government Affairs, Corporate Procurement and Community Affairs.

Prior to his current position, Fulconis was responsible for the Commercial Banking and National Finance business units of the bank as well as the Corporate Development function. He also served as Vice Chairman in charge of Finance.

Previous to his appointment at Bank of the West, Fulconis served in various positions with parent company BNP Paribas since 1989. Fulconis most recently served as Head of Finance and Development for the International Retail and Financial Services Division of BNP Paribas. Prior positions held at BNP Paribas include Head of Financial Management for the BNP Paribas Group and Senior Corporate Banking Officer and Head of Management Accounting Department for Banque Paribas Luxembourg.

Prior to joining BNP Paribas, Fulconis was a business analyst in the Mergers & Acquisitions practice with Booz Allen Hamilton in Paris.

Fulconis graduated from the business school at Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) with a major in Finance.