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.

Supervisory Board

Chairman of the Supervisory Board

François de Varenne

Chairman of the Supervisory Board

François joined the Group in 2005 as Director of Corporate Finance and Asset Management. In September 2007, he was named Group Chief Operating Officer. In October 2008, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer of SCOR Investment Partners. In September 2021, he began oversight of an enlarged area of leadership including Investments, Technology, Budget, Group Project Office and Group Corporate Finance. In this new role, he is in charge of the Group’s transformation. François began his career at the Fédération Française des Sociétés d’Assurances (FFSA) in 1993.

Francois is a graduate of the École Polytechnique and a civil engineer of the Ponts et Chaussées. He holds a PhD in finance and graduated as an actuary from the Institut de Science Financière et d’Assurances (ISFA).

Management Board

Fabrice Rossary

Chief Executive Officer

Fabrice joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2009 as Head of credit and was promoted to Chief Investment Officer in April 2011. Fabrice is member of the Executive Board of SCOR Investment Partners. In October 2021, he is appointed Chief Executive Officer of SCOR IP. Previously he was was Head of investment grade credit at Fortis Investment. He started his career in 1997 at Finacor-Monecor in London.

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

Marie-Suzanne Mazelier

Chief Investment Officer

Marie-Suzanne joined SCOR Investment Partners in March 2015 as Head of Aggregate. In October 2021, she is appointed Chief Investment Officer to oversee all of SCOR IP’s portfolio management teams, including the fixed income, corporate loans, infrastructure, real estate, insurance linked securities, fund selection and sustainability teams. 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.

Louis Bourrousse

Head of Business Development

Louis Bourrousse joined SCOR in 2013 as Head of Strategy & Development at SCOR Global Investments, before being promoted to Head of Strategic Planning & Investments in 2017 and Head of Investment Business Performance in 2019. In October 2021, he is appointed Head of Business Development to oversee sales and marketing as well as distribution partnerships. He is member of the Executive Board of SCOR Investment Partners. He started his career in 2006 as an investment banker specializing in mergers and acquisitions at Oddo BHF and Nomura.

Louis is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and holds a Master’s degree in Finance from ENSAE ParisTech.

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.

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.

Fund Management Team

A broad range of expertise structured around 6 desks : Fixed Income, Corporate Loans, Infrastructure, Real Estate, Insurance Linked Securities, and Fund Selection.

Marie-Suzanne Mazelier

Chief Investment Officer

Marie-Suzanne joined SCOR Investment Partners in March 2015 as Head of Aggregate. In October 2021, she is appointed Chief Investment Officer to oversee all of SCOR IP’s portfolio management teams, including the fixed income, corporate loans, infrastructure, real estate, insurance linked securities, fund selection and sustainability teams. 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.

Alexandre Stoessel

Head of Fixed Income

Alexandre joined SCOR Investment Partners in 2009 as 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. In October 2021, he is appointed Head of Fixed Income to oversee all fixed income asset classes including government bonds, covered bonds, Agency MBS, investment grade and high yield corporate bonds. 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).

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.

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).

Tiphaine Delaforge

Portfolio Manager, Corporate Loans

Tiphaine joined SCOR Investment Partners in October 2012 as a Senior Credit Analyst focused on leveraged loans. In October 2021, Tiphaine was promoted to Portfolio Manager, Corporate Loans. She started her career in 2007 as a High Yield Credit Portfolio Manager-Analyst at Edmond de Rothschild Investment Managers in Paris.Tiphaine holds a Master in financial techniques from Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and a Master of Research in Finance from the Paris Dauphine University. She is also a CFA charterholder.

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.

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.).

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.

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.

Alix Lardenois

Real Estate Debt Fund Manager

Alix joined SCOR Investment Partners in April 2019 after more than three years at Acofi. Previously she worked at Eurohypo Paris from 2006 to 2016. She started her career in 2005 with Natixis as a Financial Analyst with the real estate financing department's origination team.

Alix holds a Master in Banking, Finance and Insurance from the Université Panthéon Assas.

Jérémy Schmidt

Real Estate Debt Fund Manager

Jérémy joined SCOR Investment Partners in September 2020 as Real-Estate Debt Fund Manager. Previously, he worked at Natixis for over nine years in various roles including Origination and Portfolio Management of Real Estate Debt.

Jérémy holds a Master’s degree in Finance and Accounting from the ESSEC Business School.

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.

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).

Pierre-Sylvain Chaumet

ILS Portfolio Manager

Pierre-Sylvain joined SCOR Investment Partners in October 2021 as ILS portfolio manager. Before joining SCOR Investment Partners, he worked as a senior natural catastrophe risk analyst for more than 5 years at LGT ILS Partners Ltd. in Zurich. Pierre-Sylvain started his career at Scor UK Limited in London in 2010 as a natural catastrophe modeler. He then joined the Natural Catastrophe Risk department of Scor Global P&C in Paris in 2012 to cover the Western Europe area.

Pierre-Sylvain holds a Master "Applied Mathematics and Informatics" from Université Catholique de l’Ouest in Angers.

Sophie Duclos-Grenet

Head of Fund Selection

Sophie joined SCOR Investment Partners in May 2014 as a Legal Officer to support the investment team. In October 2021, she is appointed Head of Fund Selection. 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.

Guillaume Levannier

Sustainable Investment Officer

Guillaume joined SCOR Investment Partners en of December 2019 after working for 5 years at SCOR group where he was appointed deputy head of the Group Investment Office’s director. In this role, Guillaume was primarily responsible for questions related to ESG investments, to the economics of climate change and to the management of financial risks related to these subjects.

Guillaume graduated in finance and strategy at Sciences Po and holds a Master of Contemporary History Research at the university of La Sorbonne.

Sales & Marketing

Sales, Client Service, Marketing, Communication

Louis Bourrousse

Head of Business Development

Louis Bourrousse joined SCOR in 2013 as Head of Strategy & Development at SCOR Global Investments, before being promoted to Head of Strategic Planning & Investments in 2017 and Head of Investment Business Performance in 2019. In October 2021, he is appointed Head of Business Development to oversee sales and marketing as well as distribution partnerships. He is member of the Executive Board of SCOR Investment Partners. He started his career in 2006 as an investment banker specializing in mergers and acquisitions at Oddo BHF and Nomura.

Louis is a graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique and holds a Master’s degree in Finance from ENSAE ParisTech.

Steven Le Moing

Head of Client Solutions – International

Steven joined SCOR Investment Partners in June 2012 as Director, Sales Manager France after 2 years as Senior Credit Strategist at Chenavari Investment Managers. In 2020, Steven is appointed Head of Client Solutions- international as such he covers clients and business development outside the Eurozone. 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.

Alexandre Jaegle

Head of Client Solutions – Eurozone

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).

Marie-Charlotte Couttenier

Client Relationship Manager France

Marie-Charlotte joined SCOR Investment Partners in November 2020. Previously, she had a similar role for 8 years at HSBC Global Asset Management. She started her career at Sinopia as a fund manager assistant in 2002, and continued as a fund manager between 2005-2012.

Marie-Charlotte graduated from the Leonard de Vinci School of Engineering (ESILV) in Mathematics and Financial Engineering.

Philippe Secnazi

Client Relationship Manager France

Philippe joined SCOR Investment Partners in June 2017 as the Client relationship Manager, where he is in charge of the business development in France 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

Client Relationship Manager Southern Europe

Olivier joined SCOR Investment Partners in June 2017 as Client Relationship Manager 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.

Sophie Jarry

Client Relationship Manager, UK and Nordics

Sophie joined SCOR Investment Partners in August 2020. She previously worked as a VP Emerging market fixed income Sales at Nomura London and at ING bank NV in a similar position. Before moving to London, Sophie worked in Singapore for 4 years with Commerzbank where she started her career in London in 2008 as a Graduate trainee.

Sophie graduated from Audencia Nantes Ecole de Management.

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.

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.

General Secretary

Thibaut Lameyse

General Secretary

Thibaut Lameyse joined SCOR in 2015 as an IFRS Specialist. He was subsequently promoted to Strategic Investment Manager at SCOR Global Investments. In October 2021, he is appointed General Secretary of SCOR IP. He started his career in 2011 as a financial auditor at EY.

Thibaut is a graduate of ESSCA and holds a Master’s degree from DSCG.

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