CREW Network Featured Speaker
Nathalie Palladitcheff is responsible for developing and ensuring the execution of the company’s global strategy and to supervise the alignment of its investment and corporate activities. She leads the strategic planning process, ensures that portfolio development be achieved in an optimal and balanced way according to asset allocation and the risk-return ratio. She is also responsible for specialized research activities and she guides the business units concerning the identification of investment opportunities in various sectors, geographies and products. Ms. Palladitcheff also manages all activities related to Finance in the Company: Corporate Accounting, Operational Accounting, Treasury, Financing, Property Valuation and Taxation. She leads the Human Resources team, the Legal Affairs team and Information Technologies team, and is responsible for the implementation of the best practices and technological trends to meet business needs and maintain Ivanhoe Cambridge’s leadership in the field.
Palladitcheff began her career with Coopers & Lybrand Audit (1991 to 1997), before joining Banque Française commerciale de l’Océan Indien (1997 to 2000) as Director of Financial Affairs and Management Audits. She then served as Deputy Managing Director of Société Foncière Lyonnaise de Paris (2000). In 2006 and 2007, she was Managing Director of Dolmea Real Estate, which is principally engaged in the acquisition, management and rental of residential properties in the Ile-de-France region. Ms. Palladitcheff joined Icade in 2007 as a member of the Executive Committee in charge of Finance, Legal Affairs and Information Technology. In 2010, she also assumed responsibility for the Property Services division (Facility, Property Management and Council). In February 2015, she was appointed Acting CEO of Icade. She joined Ivanhoé Cambridge, in August 2015, as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Palladitcheff was a Director of various Companies such as Silic, Qualium Investments, Crédit agricole CIB and Gecina, and presently sits on the Board of Directors of SPIE, the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation as well as Otéra Capital and REALPAC.
Palladitcheff is a graduate of École Supérieure de Commerce de Dijon (ESC Dijon) and holds a Diplôme d’Études Supérieures Comptables et Financières (DESCF) and a Diplôme d’Études Financières et Comptables (DECF). In 2012, she received France’s insignia of Chevalier of the Ordre national du mérite (Knight of the National Order of Merit).
Palladitcheff was honored as a 2019 CREW Network Distinguished Leader and spoke during the Friday Morning General Session at the 2019 Convention and Marketplace.
Interview with Nathalie Palladitcheff, 2019 CREW Network Distinguished Leader
Palladitcheff sat down for an interview with CREW Network CEO Wendy Mann at the 2019 CREW Network Convention and Marketplace, where she discussed her experience as CEO of Ivanhoé Cambridge, how working on different continents among a variety of cultures has impacted her leadership style and using your voice when you are the only woman at the table.