Since April 2014, Patrick has been heading the investment strategy for emerging markets. He is also member of the executive committee of BNPPIP APAC & Emerging.
Before taking over this role he was the deputy CEO of Shinhan BNP Paribas, a JV in Asset Management between BNP Paribas and Shinhan Financial Group located in Seoul (South Korea) for more than five years. Before 2009 he was Chief Investment Strategist at the Asset Management arm of BNP Paribas, and worked in similar positions at Merrill Lynch and Deutsche Bank but on their brokerage side. He started his professional Career as a partner in a trade and consultancy company and tutor in a secondary school for vocational training.
Patrick, who holds a doctorate in economics of the University of Freiburg/Breisgau, was a member of the ECB Shadow Council from 2003 to 2006.