Christophe Le Caillec

Christophe Le Caillec was named Chief Financial Officer of American Express in August 2023. He oversees the company's financial operations worldwide and is a member of the American Express Executive Committee.


As an officer of the company, he plays an important role in developing the strategic direction for American Express and represents the company to the financial community.


Prior to being named CFO of American Express, Christophe was Deputy CFO. In this role, he partnered closely with the Executive Committee to drive the company’s financial performance, and also led the Corporate Planning team, as well as Risk, Technology, and the Global Services Group Finance functions.


Christophe joined American Express in 1997 and has held several global business roles of increasing leadership in Paris, Sydney, Singapore, London, and, most recently, New York. Recent roles include CFO for the American Express Global Consumer Business, where he led teams across 10 different countries and managed all financial aspects of the Consumer business.


Christophe holds a Master’s in Management from Audencia Graduate Business School.


He lives in Manhattan with his wife Veronique, and they have two children.