FRANCE - BNP Paribas Asset Management has appointed Gilles Glicenstein head of asset management and chairman of BNP PAM SAS, the firm's main asset management arm, effective June 1.
Glicenstein has been with the company for nearly ten years and has been chief executive officer of BNP Paribas Asset Management since 1999.
Announcing the appointment, the firm said Glicenstein played a key role in the structural changes implemented at BNP Paribas Asset Management, which included the introduction of multi-management, structured management and alternative management teams as well as establishing a presence in emerging markets such as China and Korea.
He is a member of the executive committee of the French Financial Management Association
In addition, the firm announced Gilles de Vaugrigneuse remains chairman of BNP PAM Group, the holding company for all the companies that make up the business.
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