Laurent Crosnier, CIO of Amundi’s London operation, has now also been named as its new CEO. He will report to Pascal Blanqué, the deputy CEO of the Amundi Group who has been the acting CEO of the London branch since April.
The investment activities of the London branch cover global fixed-income, absolute return, currency, emerging debt, global corporate bonds and global equities. Amundi, which was formed by combining the asset management activities of Crédit Agricole and Société Générale, managed assets of €675.5 billion at the end of June.
The firm has recently made several new investment appointments for the London