FRANCE - IXIS Asset Management Global Associates has appointed Sébastien Masson as head of European sales as part of the companies expanded global distribution effort.
Masson will oversee European global key account relationships and manage the ‘rest of Europe' sales team, based in Paris. He will report to Hervé Guinamant, head of European and Middle East development for IXIS AM Global Associates.
This is an internal appointment that was created for Masson after working at the company for four years. Masson joined IXIS Asset Management in 2003 as head of distribution within the French market.
Prior to IXIS, Masson was head of product development at Société Générale Asset Management.
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