BNP Paribas operates as a full commercial branch offering corporate and investment banking services in South Africa.


Core businesses


BNP Paribas in South Africa


The branch is a regional hub for all Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries.

This CIB branch offers corporate finance, equities and commodity derivatives, fixed income, global trade solutions and structured finance and advisory services.

Valerie Kodjo Diop is the Chief Executive Officer of the South Africa Branch and also responsible for the Southern Africa region.



The branch caters for the needs of both local and international corporations, government, financial institutions and ultra high net worth individuals.



BNP Paribas South Africa

2nd Floor, 11 Crescent Drive

Melrose Arch


Tel: +27 11 088 2101




BNP Paribas Cadiz Securities


BNP Paribas Cadiz Securities brings BNP Paribas together with specialist South African financial services group Cadiz Holdings Limited in a joint venture.


Clients & Offer

The business provides both local and international clients with access to a broad offer in Emerging Markets, Fundamental Research, Cash Equities, Equity Derivatives, Structured Products and Transition Management. In doing so, it capitalises on the international network and market expertise of BNP Paribas, with its global reach in cash equities and equity derivatives and the proven expertise and leadership of Cadiz in South Africa. Based in Cape Town, BNP Paribas Cadiz Securities is led by Chief Executive Officer, Dan Ahern.



BNP Paribas Cadiz Securities

Fernwood House

1st Floor, The Oval

1 Oakdale Road

Newlands, 7700

Cape Town

Tel: +27 21 657 8662

Fax: +27 21 657 8303


Website: BNP Paribas Cadiz Securities