Team

SCOR Investment Partners brings together a broad range of talents and skills across markets and asset classes. Our team of highly qualified experts offers products with attractive risk/return profiles.

Management

CEO

François de Varenne

Chief Executive Officer

François joined SCOR in 2005 as Director for Asset Management and Corporate Finance, becoming Group Chief Operating Officer and member of the Executive Committee in Sep. 2007. He has been Chief Executive Officer of SCOR Investment Partners and member of the SCOR Executive Committee since Nov. 2008.

Francois graduated of the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées. He holds a PhD in Finance and is an actuary with a diploma from the Institut de Science Financière et d’Assurances (ISFA).

Fund Management Team

A broad range of expertise structured around 6 desks : Aggregate, High Yield and Leveraged Finance, Infrastructure Debts, Equities & Convertible Bonds, Real Estate and Insurance-Linked Securities.

Fabrice Rossary

Chief Investment Officer

Fabrice joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2009 as Head of credit and was promoted to Chief Investment Officer in April 2011. Previously he was was Head of investment grade credit at Fortis Investment. He started his career in 1997 at Finacor-Monecor in London. Fabrice is member of the Executive Board of SCOR Investment Partners.

Fabrice holds a Master Degree in Financial Techniques and Banking from Paris II Panthéon-Assas University. He is a CFA charterholder.

Sandrine Amsili

Head of Real Estate Debt

Sandrine joined SCOR Investment Partners at the end of 2013 as Real Estate Portfolio Manager and was promoted to Head of Real Estate Debt in December 2018. Sandrine is active on the European real estate market since 2002 and works since 2005 on real estate debt. Sandrine started her career in 2002 at CBRE Investors.

Sandrine gratuated from EDHEC Business School, MSc in Finance, and is a member of the RICS.

Paola Basentini

Head of Infrastructure Investments

Paola joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2014 after 5 years at Dexia. She started her career in 2001 as a Financial Analyst at the task force PPP of the Italian Minister of Economy and Finance.

Paola holds a Master degree in Corporate Finance from Milan’s Bocconi University.

Sonia Berrejeb

Equities & Convertible Bonds Portfolio Manager

Sonia joined SCOR in 2006 and SCOR Investment Partners in February 2009 as an Equities Portfolio Manager. She was nominated Equities and Convertible Bonds Portfolio Manager in 2011. Sonia started her career in 2004 at Tradition as French mid & small caps analyst.

Sonia holds a Master Degree in International Economics from Paris Dauphine University.

Gilles Castiel

Head of Real Estate

Gilles joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2013 as Head of Real Estate Debts and has successfully developed the real estate debt portfolio management activites. He was nominated Head of Real Estate in December 2018. As of 2005, Gilles worked at Eurohypo in Paris as Head of French Origination. He started his career at CDC as Director of the Origination department.

Gilles holds a Master Degree in Finance from Paris IX Dauphine University and is CFA charterholder.

Rémy Chupin

Head of Corporate Loans

Rémy joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2009 as a Credit Portfolio Manager focused on Euro high yield bonds and leveraged loans after 2 years at SGAM AI and 4 years at ADI. He started his career in 2003 at ADI as a Quantitative Analyst

Rémy is graduated from INSA Toulouse, an engineering school (Master Degree specialized in probability) and Paris VII University (Master Degree in applied mathematics to finance).

Pierre Cousin

Loans Portfolio Manager

Pierre has joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2013 as a credit analyst. Pierre has been promoted to Loans Portfolio Manager in June 2017. Pierre started his career in 2007 at BNP Paribas as a front officer in the Leveraged Finance team.

Pierre Cousin holds a Master Degree specialized in Finance from Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris (ESCP Europe).

Sophie Duclos-Grenet

Head of Legal, Loans

Sophie joined SCOR Investment Partners in May 2014 as a Legal Officer to support the investment team. She began her career at Banque Worms in 2000 before joining ABN AMRO and Natixis.

Sophie holds a Master in Business Law from the Law University of Aix-en-Provence and a postgraduate degree in International Business Lawyer, University Paris V, complemented by an LL.M. "International Business and Trade" from Fordham University in New York.

Jennifer Goeytes

High Yield Portfolio Manager

Jennifer joined SCOR Investment Partners in March 2016 as a portfolio manager focused on pan european high yield bonds, within the High Yield & Leveraged Finance team. Prior to that, shes was aggregate portfolio manager at Groupama Asset Management, since 2010. She started her career in 2009 at Edmond de Rothschild Investment Managers, within the fixed income team.

Jennifer holds a Master in asset management from Paris Dauphine University.

Michael Hayat

Aggregate Portfolio Manager

Michael joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2013 as Portfolio Manager after 3 years at Groupama AM as Fixed Income/Aggregate Portfolio Manager. He started his career in 2004 as Credit Portfolio Manager at Société Générale AM (Amundi).

Michael holds a Master Degree in Financial Markets (DESS 203) and in Computer Science (MIAGE) from Paris Dauphine University.

Siméon Heyman

Infrastructure Fund Manager

Siméon joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2013 as an Infrastructure Analyst and was promoted Fund Manager in June 2017. In 2010, he started his career at Société Générale CIB. In 2011, he moved to BNP Paribas CIB in Abu Dhabi (U.A.E.).

Siméon holds a Master in banking and financial engineering from ESC Toulouse and a degree in Civil Engineering (C.U.S.T.).

Guillaume Jeanroy

Aggregate Portfolio Manager

Guillaume joined SCOR Investment Partners in May 2016 as a Portfolio Manager in the Aggregate team. Guillaume started his career in 2005 as a buy-side credit analyst at Amundi, initialy covering food and beverages, hotels, leisure and tobacco, then covering media, technologies and telecoms from 2010 to 2014. He moved to OFI Asset Management to cover automobiles & parts, industrials, packaging and paper.

Guillaume graduated from the Institut Supérieur de Gestion.

David Lehmann

Head of Rates

David joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2010 as Head of Money Market. He became Head of Rate in October 2012. He was previously Head of Money Market and repo at ADI. He started his career in 1999 as Secretary Treasurer at HypoVereinsBank.

David graduated from the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne.

Benoît Le Pape

Portfolio Manager Convertible Bonds

Benoit joined SCOR Investment Partners in April 2016 as Portfolio Manager convertible bonds. He began his career in 2007 as a convertible bond strategist at CACIB in Paris, then at BNP Paribas in London. In 2014, he became senior analyst in the hedge fund BTG Pactual in London.

Benoit is a graduate of the Grenoble Institute of Political Studies and the ESCP-EAP Master in Finance. Benoit was awarded "Best Convertible Bonds Analyst" by Greenwich Associates in 2013.

Marie-Suzanne Mazelier

Head of Aggregate

Marie-Suzanne joined SCOR Investment Partners in March 2015 as Head of Aggregate. From 2013 to 2015, she was Senior Credit Portfolio Manager at Amundi. She started her career as Aggregate Potfolio Manager and Head of Inflation Strategy at BNP Paribas Investment Partners.

Marie-Suzanne is graduated from ESSEC Business School and holds a Master Degree in Economy, Mathematics and Econometrics from Paris II University.

Pierre Mouilhade

ILS Portfolio Manager

Pierre joined SCOR Investment Partners in June 2015 as ILS Analyst-Portfolio Manager. He was promoted to ILS Portfolio Manager in April 2019. Pierre began his career at Calyon as a proprietary derivatives trader from 2007 to 2012 and then joined AXA Group Risk Management as head of the teams modelling Complex Complex Risks.

Pierre is an actuary, and a graduate of the Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Administration Economique (ENSAE).

Sidney Rostan

Head of ILS

Sidney joined SCOR Investment Partners in July 2015 as ILS Portfolio Manager. He was promoted to Head of ILS in April 2019. Before joining SCOR Investment Partners, Sidney spent nine years at Natixis where he was in charge of the ILS business. His responsibilities included origination, structuring and placement of Cat Bonds and private transactions.

Sidney holds a Master’s in capital market finance from the Skema Business School, Sophia Antipolis.

Alexis Sarrazin

Infrastructure Fund Manager

Alexis joined SCOR Investment Partners in September 2017 as a Fund Manager in the infrastructure team. Alexis started his career in 2005 at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Afterwards, he joined Lloyds in London, then Natixis / Mirova in 2010, where he developed expertise in Debt, Mezzanine and Equity financing for European infrastructure projects, especially for the renewable energy sector.

Alexis graduated from ESSEC.

Grégory Scheffer

Grégory Scheffer

ILS Portfolio Manager

Grégory joined SCOR Investment Partners in June 2011 as a Quantitative Analyst and Portfolio Manager, became ILS Analyst in June 2014 and ILS Portfolio Manager in April 2019. He started his career in 2001 at Natexis as an Analyst with the equity and derivatives prop-trading team.

Grégory holds a Doctorate (Ph.D) in Mathematics from the Toulouse University and an engineering degree from ENSAE (Sup'Aéro).

Alexandre Stoessel

Head of High Yield, Convertibles & Alternatives

Alexandre joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2009 as a senior credit portfolio manager. He was promoted to Head of Credit in April 2011 and to Head of High Yield, Convertibles & Alternatives in February 2019. Previously he was Head of credit arbitrage strategies at ADI. He started his career in 1996 as a front office developer at Société Générale Capital Market.

Alexandre graduated from Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Informatique et Mathématiques Appliquées de Grenoble (ENSIMAG).

Karine Trébaticky

Head of Real Estate Asset Management

Karine joined SCOR in 2008 as Real Estate asset Manager and then SCOR Investment Partners in 2011 with the same position and has been promoted to head of Real Estate Asset Management in December 2018. She started her career in 1997 with a regional real estate developer.

Karine holds a Master in Management Science from CFA SUP 2000 and a Master in Real Estate from CNAM – ICH. She is RICS member since 2011.

Sales & Marketing

Sales, Client Service, Marketing, Communication

Olivier Nolland

Head of Sales & Marketing

Olivier joined SCOR Investment Partners in October 2010, as Director, Sales & Marketing after 7 years at SGAM Alternative Investments. He started his career at JP Morgan. Olivier is member of the Executive Board of SCOR Investment Partners.

Olivier graduated from the Ecole Superieure d’Electricité (Engineering School) and holds of a Master’s Degree in Physics (Génie Electrique at the University of Paris VI-Jussieu).

Alexandre Jaegle

Head of International Sales

Alexandre joined SCOR Investment Partners in July 2013 and is in charge of business development in the Benelux and Northern Europe. Previously he worked at Groupama during five years. Alexandre started his career at BNP Paribas Asset Management in 1998.

Alexandre is graduated from Reims Management School (Sup de Co program).

Steven Le Moing

Head of France & Switzerland Sales

Steven joined SCOR Investment Partners in June 2012 as Director, Sales Manager France after 2 years as Senior Credit Strategist at Chenavari Investment Managers. Steven started his career in 1996 at Socgen Capital Market.

Steven holds a Master’s Degree in Financial Products and Risk Management from University Paris Dauphine.

Gregory Kerguelen

Gregory Kerguelen

Institutional Sales Manager France

Gregory joined SCOR Investment Partners in October 2015 as Institutional Sales Manager France after 14 years at BNP Paribas as Private Portfolio Manager from 2001 to 2005 and as Sales Manager from 2005.

Gregory holds a Master’s Degree in Bank Finance and Insurance from Nanterre University and in Financial Modelling from Cergy Pontoise University. He is SFAF charterholder.

Philippe Secnazi

Sales Director - Distribution, France, Switzerland and Monaco

Philippe joined SCOR Investment Partners in June 2017 as the Sales Director - Distribution, where he is in charge of the business development in France, Switzerland and Monaco. Philippe started his career in 2007 as a salesman at Natixis Asset Management, then he worked successively at Robeco, Source UK and Fideas Capital.

Philippe holds a degree in banking and finance and a master`s degree in finance from the Panthéon-Assas university.

Olivier Thoraval

Sales Director, Southern Europe

Olivier joined SCOR Investment Partners in June 2017 as Sales Director, Southern Europe, where he is primarily in charge of the business development in Italy. Olivier strated his career in 2007 as a Sales portfolio solutions at BNP Paribas Italy, before working for Barclays in London.

Olivier holds a degree in management from the university of Bocconi in Milan and a master in finance from EM Lyon.

Nadège Picharles

Head of Marketing

Nadège joined Scor Investment Partners as Head of Marketing in 2014 after 3 years at Russell Investments France. She started her career in 1998 at AXA Equitable Life Insurance as marketing associate.

Nadège graduated from the ESGci Management School.

Myriam Ben Youssef

Marketing

Myriam joined the Sales & Marketing team in April 2012.

Myriam gratuated from ESSEC Business School.

Risks & Compliance

Risk management, compliance and internal control

Eric Talleux

Chief Risk Officer

Eric joined SCOR Investment Partners as Chief Risk Officer in December 2014 after 5 years at Lyxor AM, where he was Head of Volatility Management and then Chief Risk Officer. Eric began his career at Banque Paribas Paris in 1993. Eric is member of the Executive Board of SCOR Investment Partners.

Eric graduated of the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Administration Economique.

Raphaelle Poupon

Compliance and Internal Control Officer

Raphaelle joined SCOR Investment Partners as Compliance and Internal Control Officer in March 2015. Prior to joining SCOR IP, she spent nearly 14 years at KPMG as a consultant specializing in regulatory compliance for investment service providers and a management company and investment fund auditor.

Raphaelle is a graduate of the Institut Supérieur de Gestion.

Operations

Middle Office, Reporting and Business Support.

Benjamin Ayache

Chief Operating Officer

Benjamin joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2010 as Compliance and Internal Controls Officer and was appointed General Secretary in 2011. He was appointed Chief Operating Officer at the end of 2014. Previously he worked at Deloitte & Associés. Benjamin began his career in 1999 at Constantin Associés. He is member of the Executive Board of SCOR Investment Partners.

Benjamin holds a Public Accountancy Diploma (D.E.C) and graduated from ICS Bégué.

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