Following is the full transcript of CNBC’s exclusive interview with Jean Lemierre, Chairman of BNP Paribas. This interview broadcasted in Asia on Friday, 15 September at the 2017 Singapore Summit.
BNP Paribas Chairman Baudouin Prot plans to step down this week, according to two people with direct knowledge of the decision. He would be at least the second senior banker to resign since the bank’s $8.97 billion fine for violating U.S. sanctions.
BNP Paribas Chairman Baudouin Prot may leave in the next few months and be succeeded by Jean Lemierre, a senior adviser at the French bank, Le Journal du Dimanche has reported, without saying where it got the information.