Head of macrofinancial and macrosector studies, Société Générale S.A.

François Letondu


François Letondu is head of macrofinancial and macrosector studies within the economic and sector research department of Société Générale S.A. In this role, he helps identify risks and key developments in various sectors of the real economy, as well as in the financial industry.
He was previously deputy head of macroeconomic research within the same department, where he oversaw macroeconomic forecasting while also working on the Eurozone economy.

Before joining Société Générale in 2016, François was economist and strategist at HSBC in Paris, working within the Global Banking and Markets division. In this role he worked primarily on the European economy as well as on fixed income and currency markets. François started his career as an economist working on the Eurozone for the Risk division of Société Générale.


François graduated from the French Grande Ecole « Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Administration Economique » (ENSAE-ParisTech) in 2008.