Bertrand des Pallieres


Bertrand des Pallieres has over 30 years of experience in financial markets and is Partner at Centricus.

He has held numerous senior management roles throughout his career, including key executive roles at JP Morgan including Global Head of Structured Credit, Head of Cross-Asset Derivatives Structuring & Marketing, and co-Head of Sales EMEA. During his tenure, he was part of the team that pioneered credit derivatives and led numerous product innovations from early inflation swaps to the first credit derivatives indices of synthetic managed CDOs. Bertrand also played a key role in JP Morgan’s leadership in strategic financial transactions with sovereigns and ALM transactions with large financial institutions. He subsequently served as co-Head of Principal Finance at Deutsche Bank and as member of the Global Markets Leadership Group.

Bertrand holds a BA Hons degree from ESSEC Business School in Paris, France where he studied Business, Finance and Economics.