Fund Channel announces the appointment of Pierre-Adrien Domon as its new Group Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Domon replaces Mr Richard Lepère, who stepped down at the end of December 2019. Fund Channel is thankful for Mr Lepère’s contribution over the last 9 years.
Having Pierre-Adrien Domon at the helm of Fund Channel reflects company’s willingness of continuity for our clients, of expertise at the core of our value proposition, and of development to assert leadership.
Pierre-Adrien Domon joined Fund Channel in 2009 to open and run Swiss subsidiary. In 2012, he relocated to Luxembourg to create the Business Development function and spearhead Group’s commercial efforts. He has been a member of Group Management Committee since then.
Pierre-Adrien Domon, CEO Fund Channel
Pierre-Adrien Domon is Chief Executive Officer of Fund Channel, a major player among European fund distribution platforms and a joint venture owned by Amundi Group (50.04%) and BNP Paribas Asset Management (49.96%), based in Luxembourg.
Previously Deputy CEO, Pierre-Adrien occupied various positions in the group starting in 2009 as CEO of Fund Channel Switzerland then moving to Luxembourg in 2012 to take up the role of Head of Business Development.
He joined Fund Channel from Natixis Axeltis in London (now MFEX Mutual Funds Exchange AB) where he was Business Development Director having spent 6 years in client relationship and business development roles working with institutional and distribution networks.
Pierre Adrien holds a M.Sc. in Finance from EDHEC Business School, France.
Fund Channel is a regulated Luxembourg based B-to-B fund distribution platform created in 2005 and currently operating across 14 different countries in Europe and Asia. It is has offices in Luxembourg, Switzerland, Singapore and Italy. It has been co-owned by Amundi and BNP Paribas Asset Management since 2009. At the end of 2019, Fund Channel exceeds € 200 billion assets under intermediation. It was ranked as the 4th largest platform in Europe (source: PlatForum June 2019).
Fund Channel provides a comprehensive range of digitised services related to all facets of fund distribution activities with a view to make fund distribution easier.
These services include among others: striking distribution agreements with both distributors and asset managers, facilitating KYC and KYD obligations, communication of funds data and documentation, sales and target market exceptions reporting, enabling contacts between distributors and fund managers, and growing assets under distribution.
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- Source IPE “Top 400 asset managers” published in June 2019 and based on AUM as of end December 2018
- Amundi figures as of December 31, 2019
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