Conference: How to benefit from French talents in Asset Management – Luxembourg

The AFG organised in Luxembourg on 22 January 2019 a conference regarding the topic How to benefit from French talents in Asset Management

Program :

  • 5:00 PM– 5:10 PM: Mr Eric Pinon, Chairman, AFG   – Welcome and opening address
  • 5:10 PM– 5:20 PM: Mr Bruno Perdu, Ambassador of France in Luxembourg – introduction

Moderator of the round-tables: Mr Pierre Bollon, General Representative, AFG

  • 5:20 PM – 6:10 PM 1st Round-Table: Talents & Innovation 

– Mr Serge Darolles, Professor, Dauphine House of FinanceExcellence in Education and Innovation in Finance
– Ms Adina Grigoriu, Chairman, Active Asset Allocation FinTech. An investment solution designer with state-of-the-art asset allocation techniques based on risk management
– Pierre Davoust, Chairman, IZNES FinTech. A Blockchain based pan-European platform for investment in UCITS units and recordkeeping compatible with all distribution channels
 Mr André Mayens, Chairman & Mr Christophe Pessault, General Manager RSquare RegTech. A service offering including required steps to produce comprehensive reports for all types of risks, combining quantitative qualitative elements of an effective risk management process

  • 6:10 PM – Q&A
  • 6:20 PM – 7:10 PM 2nd Round-Table: The best of Research in Finance – How to enable close work of Academic Research and Financial Industry  Mrs Delphine Charles-Péronne, Director of Accounting & Fiscal affairs, AFG, Research Tax breaks:“Crédit Impôt Recherche” & “Mécénat” (Sponsorship). How to benefit from the best of the two worlds
    Mr Serge Darolles, Professor, Dauphine House of Finance
    Mr Jean-Louis Laurens, Chairman of the Board, Unigestion
    – Silvia Rossetto, Professor in Finance, Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) 
    Ms Isabelle Cabie, Global Head of Responsible Development, Candriam
  • 7:10 PM – Q&A
  • 7:20 PM – Conclusion by Ms Natasha Cazenave, Managing Director, Head of Policy and International Affairs at the French Securities Markets Authority (AMF)
  • 7:30 PM – Drinks reception

This event was held:

22nd January 2019 from 5.00 PM to  7.30 PM
French Embassy in Luxembourg
At the French Residence
21, rue Notre Dame
L-2240 Luxembourg

Speakers Biographies

Register and information : Virginie BUEY