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BNP Paribas Asset Management appoints Matthieu Lucchesi as Head of Public Affairs

BNP Paribas Asset Management (‘BNPP AM’) announces the appointment of Matthieu Lucchesi to the newly created role of Head of Public Affairs. Based in Paris, he reports to Philippe Ditisheim, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Governance and Coordination of Group Functions.

In this role, Matthieu will be responsible for representing BNPP AM and increasing its visibility with institutions and regulatory bodies in France, Europe and globally.

Philippe Ditisheim, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Governance and Coordination of Group Functions at BNP Paribas Asset Management, comments:

“We are very pleased to welcome Matthieu to BNP Paribas Asset Management. He brings a wealth of expertise as well as in-depth experience of the negotiation of the regulatory reforms that have shaped the asset management industry in recent years. His contribution will be instrumental in supporting the transformation of our industry.”

Matthieu read law at University Panthéon Assas Paris II (2009) and at Harvard Law School (2011). He started his career in 2011 as a lawyer in New York at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP before joining the French regulator, Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), in 2012. Since September 2016 he has been Director of the AMF’s Asset Management Regulatory Division (Division de la Régulation de la Gestion d’Actifs).

About BNP Paribas Asset Management BNP Paribas Asset Management is the investment management arm of BNP Paribas, one of the world’s major financial institutions. Managing and advising EUR 571 billion in assets as at 30 September 2017, BNP Paribas Asset Management offers a comprehensive range of active, passive and quantitative investment solutions covering a broad spectrum of asset classes and regions. With more than 700 investment professionals and around 600 client servicing specialists, BNP Paribas Asset Management serves individual, corporate and institutional investors in 73 countries around the world. Since 2002, BNP Paribas Asset Management has been a major player in sustainable and responsible investing.

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