BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has appointed Sylvain Ghisoni as country sales head for France, within the Global Client Group, its worldwide Sales and Marketing organisation.
He will report to Fabien Madar, co-head of Distribution Europe. Ghisoni will join BNPP AM on 21 January 2019 and will be based in Paris.
In this new role, Ghisoni will be responsible for BNPP AM's sales strategy in France and the development of its business with wholesale and institutional clients, by raising awareness of BNPP AM's investment expertise.
Ghisoni joins from Amundi, where he had been deputy head of Distribution for France and Monaco since 2017. Previously he was head of Wholesale & Distribution for France, Belgium, Luxembourg and Monaco at Pioneer Investments from 2008 until its acquisition by Amundi. He started his career in 2001 at ING Investment Management, spending two years as a risk manager and then four years as a senior relationship manager, before holding the same position at Fortis Investments between 2007 and 2008.