Etienne Vincent

Global Head of Quantitative Management

Etienne is the global head of quantitative portfolio management at BNP Paribas Asset Management. He is responsible for taking the best of academic research on equity and fixed income and translating it into security selection strategies.

Etienne directly supervises the daily work of 10 quantitative portfolio managers. Etienne has been a ‘quant evangelist’ and an active contributor to BNP Paribas Asset Management’s Blog, Investor’s Corner before the term ‘Smart Beta’ entered our vocabulary. Etienne Vincent joined BNP Paribas Asset Management in 2004 and is based in Paris.

Prior to his current role, Etienne worked as a Management Auditor for the BNP Paribas group for three years. Previously he worked for BNP Paribas in Tokyo, Singapore and Paris for five years, trading interest rates derivatives and modelling interest rate yield curves.

Etienne has 22 years of market experience. He holds a BS in Mathematics from Lycee Saint Louis and a Master’s Degree in Science & Executive Engineering from Mines ParisTech. In 2012, Etienne was awarded the Financial News ’40 under 40’ award in London.