MFEX, the leading independent fund distribution platform, has appointed Sébastien Cretier as Group COO, effective March 1, 2021.
He joins MFEX after spending 17 years at BNP Paribas especially in the Securities Services division. Sébastien’s experience spans internationally, with assignments in France and Asia in the Operations field. He has been successively in charge of Depositary and Trust bank activities, Transversal project Management, and South East Asia operations as COO. Sébastien will bring his broad experience of financial services and the fund industry, as well as his proven track record in global operations and business transformation.
As Group COO he will oversee from MFEX’s Paris office, the trading & custody, rebates collection, and data solution activities globally. He will be in charge of the provision of a high-quality service to clients, the maintenance of the global operating model, and the onboarding of strategic clients and partners.
“We are very pleased to welcome Sébastien Cretier within our Management team. He is bringing a strong track record in Global Operations and Client Delivery domains. His experience and knowledge will be a great asset in supporting MFEX’s next phase of growth. We have the right and well-equipped Management team to keep on rolling out our strategy: be active in the industry consolidation, deliver new and innovative solutions, and provide our users with an independent platform to improve their efficiency and respective business opportunities.”Jean Devambez, MFEX Group CEO