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Paris, 25 June 2008
Eric Tazé-Bernard started his career in 1983 as an economic consultant for SEDES (CDC Group, France) and was promoted to Director of Studies in 1987. He then worked as Deputy Head of Economic and Financial Research at Banque Indosuez before moving to the asset management arm of the bank, Indosuez Asset Management, in 1993 as Director of Research and Strategy. In 1997 he was appointed Head of Strategy and Asset Allocation at Crédit Agricole Asset Management. Two years later he joined BNP Paribas Asset Management as CIO of International Private Banking and External Distribution, where he was responsible for developing the Multimanagement division. From 2001 to date he was CIO of Multimanagement at Invesco. He joined Crédit Agricole Asset Management, in June 2008, as Head of Investment of long-only Multimanagement.
Eric Tazé-Bernard graduated from ENSAE with a degree in statistics and economics. He has a post graduate diploma in economics from Paris-I University, a degree in law from Paris-V University and a Masters in economics from the University of California in Berkeley.
About Crédit Agricole Asset Management Group
Crédit Agricole Asset Management Group is Crédit Agricole Group's asset management arm. With a total of €481,7 billion of assets under management as at 31 March 2008, CAAM Group is the 5th largest asset manager in Continental Europe ¹. It is also N°1 in Europe ² and N°1 in France ³ in mutual funds. It has over 2,312 employees, including 602 investment professionals dedicated to portfolio management. CAAM Group's subsidiaries offer a complete line of investment products for:
- the regional banking networks of Crédit Agricole, LCL and the international retail banking subsidiaries of Crédit Agricole group
- institutional investors, large corporate accounts and third-party distributors in France and abroad. CAAM Group is active in more than 20 countries (Europe, Asia-Pacific, North America, the Middle East and North Africa).
(1) IPE - Top 400 European Asset Management Leaders, data as at December 2006, issued in June 2007 (2) Lipper - Mutual Funds registered in Europe - December 2007 (3) Europerformance, Mutual funds - March 2008