Damien Kohler has been Head of the European Small & Mid Caps team at BNP Paribas Asset Management since 2007, having joined BNP Paribas in 1993 as an internal auditor for BNP Paribas General Inspection.
Damien joined BNP Paribas Asset Management as an analyst in 1997 and later was promoted to a senior portfolio manager before rising to his current position in 2007.
In 1997, he was appointed portfolio manager for UK equities. From 1999 to 2007, he managed European mid-cap stocks as well as British and Swiss stocks before his appointment to head of the European small and mid cap team.
Damien graduated from the Ecole des Mines, France and is a CFA charterholder.