Gad Amar has been promoted to Head of Distribution for Western Europe following Natixis IM 2024 development ambitions, that include strengthen key business regions, and increasing proximity with clients and partners, and he will have the mission of expanding Natixis IM’s footprint in the Western Europe region.
In his role, he will oversee France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Monaco, francophone Switzerland and Israel. He is based in Paris and reports to Joseph Pinto, Head of Distribution for Europe, Latin America, Middle East and Asia Pacific, at Natixis IM.
“Gad’s appointment contributes to reinforce our regional capabilities and reflects our commitment to keep closer to our clients and better meet their specific needs”
“I am confident that Gad’s proven experience in business development and sales management across retail, wholesale and institutional client segments, coupled with his strong expertise in product development will help him to succeed in his new role and to achieve our ambitions in the Western Europe region.”Joseph Pinto, Head of Distribution for Europe, Latin America, Middle East and Asia Pacific, at Natixis IM.
Natixis IM ambition for the Western Europe region is to maintain its solid presence on the institutional market and to make a strong push into the Retail & Wholesale market through strategic distribution partnerships, while pursuing a selective and diversified development strategy, leveraging on its affiliates’ key expertise.
Gad joined Natixis IM in October 2021, as International Chief Product Officer with the main goal of optimizing Natixis IM’s product offering, building greater synergies with our affiliates to help deliver a more enhanced range of solutions for clients. He has 20 years of experience in sales and development activities in asset management and has hold senior positions at JP Morgan AM, Blackrock and Edmond de Rothschild.