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Edmond de Rothschild taps Merrill vet to run sales

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Paris-based Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management has hired Patrick Péris, a veteran of Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley, as deputy managing director in charge of development. In his new role, Péris will head up all sales, marketing and client service activities for Edmond de Rothschild, both in France and abroad.

Péris was previously managing director at Merrill Lynch Capital Markets since 2006, where he was in charge of the equities business in Paris. Before that, he worked as head of equity sales at Morgan Stanley from 2002.

He also formerly worked at broking firm Exane, where he was responsible