Naïm Abou-Jaoudé – CEO & Chairman of the Executive Committee CANDRIAM
joined CANDRIAM (formerly Dexia Asset Management) in 1996. Until December 2006, he was a Member of the Executive Committee of Dexia AM, in charge of Alternative Management and Structured Products. On January 1st of 2007, he was appointed Member of the Executive Committee of Dexia Group and Chairman of the Executive Committee of Dexia AM. End of 2008, he was appointed Chairman of Dexia Asset Management. In February 2014, he was appointed CEO & Chairman of the Executive Committee of CANDRIAM and Vice Chairman of New York Life Investment Management International.
Prior to that, Naïm Abou-Jaoudé was a Member of the Management Board and in charge of the Investment Management and Derivates department at UBS Asset Management France andAlfi Gestion (companies respectively acquired by Dexia in 1998 and 1999).
He started his career as one of the Partners at Transoptions Finance (subsidiary of Crédit Agricole – Indosuez). He held the position of Market Maker on interest rate options and was responsible for the Management of a Convertible Bonds Arbitrage fund.
N. Abou-Jaoudé is a graduate of the Institute of Political Studies in Paris (IEP-Sciences Po – 1990) and holds a Masters’ degree in Economics and Finance (Université Paris II – 1989).