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Ossiam hires head of quantitative strategy and marketing

Etienne_VINCENTOssiam, the smart beta investment specialist and affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, has appointed Etienne Vincent as head of quantitative strategy and marketing.

Vincent will be responsible for Ossiam’s quantitative investment strategies, integrated with the company’s marketing strategy for global investors.

He joins Paris-based Ossiam from BNP Paribas Asset Management where he was head of global quantitative management.

Over a 20-year career in the BNPP Group, he has held senior roles in Paris, Brussels and Hong Kong. As head of the global quantitative management team he oversaw €14 billion in client assets.

Bruno Poulin, chief executive of Ossiam, said: “Etienne brings a fresh perspective, a wealth of experience and deep understanding of quantitative strategies to Ossiam. He will be responsible for unifying our product development strategy with overall marketing communication.”

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