Maria Roumy is an internationally minded French national and fluent in English, French and Arabic. She holds a business degree from the International University of Monaco.
Prior to her role as a Senior Partner with A&M, Maria’s professional experience included private banking roles in several international financial institutions including Merril Lynch, Banca Svizzera Italiana, Credit Agricole, and Société Générale Private Banking.
In Société Générale, Maria worked as a private banker with Alexandre Valladier and helped develop the Middle East desk within the bank’s Monaco office.
Alexandre Valladier is a French national who has lived and studied in Bahrain, Oman, the United Arab Emirates and Italy. Alexandre holds a PhD in Macroeconomics and is fluent in English, French and Italian.
He began his wealth management career with KBL Private Bank in Geneva. In 2004, Alexandre joined Société Générale Private Banking in Monaco and headed the establishment of a specialized desk to serve the needs of Middle Eastern clients.
In 2008, he was appointed Head of the Middle East desk and the following year, was selected by “The Wealth Bulletin” and the “Financial Times” as one of the rising stars in the private banking industry for his work in strengthening Société Générale’s presence in the Middle East.