Jean-François Baralon

« Enhancing our responsibility as an investor with our clients and our partners, as well as the companies that we invest in »
Chief Executive Officer of Dorval Asset Management

After more than ten years working alongside Dorval Asset Management to develop a strong partnership with Natixis, Jean-François will be tasked with developing the company’s international distribution in his role as CEO, while also ensuring that Dorval Asset Management retains its teams’ corporate culture and the firm’s independent investment approach within the broader Natixis universe.

 

Jean-François Baralon holds a Master’s degree in Management from the University of Paris IX-Dauphine and a Master’s degree in Finance from the University of Aix-Marseille III. He began his career with the CPR bank in 1991, where he held various roles in the finance department. He joined Ixis Capital Markets in 2000 as Head of Management Control and in 2004 became CFO of Ixis Asset Management. In 2007, he was appointed Director of Finance and Operations for Natixis Asset Management, where he also served on the Executive Committee. In February 2014, Jean-François was appointed Deputy CEO of Natixis Asset Management and in 2016, he became Executive Managing Director and Head of Distribution for France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Geneva and Monaco at Natixis Investment Managers International. Jean-François Baralon became Chief Executive Officer of Dorval Asset Management on October 3, 2019.

 

His unique expertise: Jean-François’ business development expertise, support team management experience and previous role as CFO will be huge advantages in fostering growth and developing the firm alongside the company’s two founders Stéphane Furet and Louis Bert.

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