Gilles Guérin is CEO of BNP Paribas Capital Partners, where he has worked for the past six years developing the alternative investment capabilities of the BNP Paribas Group. Gilles previously served as chief executive officer and president of Natixis Global Associates and executive of Natixis AM North America and held executive and senior leadership roles at HDF Finance, AlphaSimplex, IXIS AM and Commerz Financial Products.
Gilles has over 20 years’ experience in capital markets and investment management. This includes cross asset class experience spanning the equities fixed income and commodities markets, with a specific focus on alternative strategies and hedge funds.
During his career, Gilles has managed relationships with investors and distributors across the world, in particular in Europe, United States, Japan, the Middle East and Australia. He has operated distribution capabilities worldwide and developed new products and investment capabilities. He has served on the board of various investment companies, including Aurora Investment Management. Throughout his career, he has liaised with regulators across various jurisdictions and worked with thought leaders of the investment industry, including Dr Andrew Lo and Dan Fuss.