- Head of Japan
He has been working in the investment industry since 1986 and has been with Amundi since 2010 first as Global Head of the Institutional Clients Division and then as Deputy Head of the Institutional and Corporate Clients Division.
He previously worked at Société Générale Group. From 1986 to 1993, he was a trader and fund manager in SGAM’s Fixed Income department. From 1993 to 1996, he was the President of Société Générale FIMAT Trading Management in Chicago. He then served as CEO of SGAM Singapore from 1997 to 2001, SGAM Japan from 2001 to 2004, and was CEO for Asia from 2005 to 2008. He was appointed as Global Sales and Marketing Director from 2008 to 2009 and Deputy CEO of SGAM from 2009 to 2010.
Laurent is a graduate of CESB (Centre d’Etudes Supérieures de Banque) and holds a degree in economics from the University of Caen.
Amundi, the leading European asset manager, ranking among the top 10 global players, offers its 100 million clients – retail investors, institutional investors and companies – a complete range of savings and investment solutions in active and passive management, in traditional or real assets.
With its six international investment hubs, financial and extra-financial research capabilities and long-standing commitment to responsible investment, Amundi is a key player in the asset management landscape.
Amundi clients benefit from the expertise and advice of 4,700 employees in nearly 35 countries. A subsidiary of the Crédit Agricole group and listed on the stock exchange, Amundi currently manages over €1.7 trillion in assets.