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Amundi hires global head of research


Philippe Ithurbide joins Amundi, the SocGen alternative asset management group, as global head of research, strategy and analysis on 15 July. He will be part of the institutional investment division, reporting to Pascal Blanqué, chief investment officer, deputy CEO and head of the institutional investment division.

Since 2006, Ithurbide had been at the Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec in Montreal. A member of the board and of the asset allocation committee he was premier vice president in charge of fixed income, currency and credit from 2007 to 2009, and of multi-asset class overlay strategy subsequently. Previously,