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Guillet named as CEO of Amundi Alternative Investments


Laurent Guillet has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of Amundi Alternative Investments, the specialist hedge fund investment arm of the French asset management giant.

Guillet, who was formerly the deputy CEO of Amundi AI, takes over from Andrew Watson who is retiring. He initially joined Amundi Investment Solutions (formerly known as CASAM) in April 2007 to focus on the managed account platform.

Before that he worked as head of equity and fund derivatives sales for Europe, the Middle East and Northern Africa in the capital markets division of Calyon – having previously worked in senior