Team


Amiral Gestion's team, which has demonstrated remarkable stability over time, consists of 52 employees, including 23 experienced funds managers.


COMMITTED ENTREPRENEURS
Julien Lepage
Julien Lepage
President, CIO

Julien graduated from ESC Bordeaux in 1993. After working as a junior seller of futures and derivatives, in 1997 he became a seller of European equities and French small caps at Exane. He joined François Badelon at Amiral Gestion in 2004.

Nicolas Komilikis
Nicolas Komilikis
Managing Director

An alumnus of ENS Cachan in 1998, he obtained a degree in Economics and Management in 2000. He began his career at Paribas, then worked for Exane in New York as a financial analyst in the media sector. In 2002, he became manager for Exane’s own account before joining Amiral Gestion in 2005.

Louis d’Arvieu
Louis d’Arvieu
Fund Manager

Louis graduated from HEC in 2004 with a Diploma of Advanced Studies (DEA) in Public Finances and Taxation from Paris II Panthéon-Assas University. After gaining experience in credit analysis and international taxation, he joined Amiral Gestion in 2005.

David Poulet
David Poulet
Fund Manager

An alumnus of ENS Cachan in 2005, David holds a diploma from the SFAF (Société Française des Analystes Financiers, the French Society of Financial Analysts) and a Diploma of Advanced Studies (DEA) in Business Law from Paris II Panthéon-Assas University. He joined Amiral Gestion in 2004.

Raphaël Moreau
Raphaël Moreau
Fund Manager

Raphaël obtained a diploma in Business Finance from ESSEC in 2007. After gaining experience in financial management at UBS and Calyon, he joined Amiral Gestion in 2008.

Eric Tibi
Eric Tibi
Fund Manager

Éric graduated from HEC in 1985. He spent a large part of his career in sell-side financial analysis, in particular at Cheuvreux and UBS, where he led the European research in the distribution sector between 2001 and 2008 and French research between 2005 and 2008. He joined Amiral Gestion in 2010.

Jacques Sudre
Jacques Sudre

Jacques graduated from ESCP in 2001, and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Law from Paris II Panthéon-Assas University. He started his career in 2002 at Natixis, working in its London LBO & Acquisitions Financing department, before returning to Paris in 2005 as manager of 2 CLO. In 2010, he joined Anaxis Asset Management Senior Manager, in charge of the credit team, and became a member of the management company’s Board. In 2013, he joined DNCA Investments as Senior Manager for diversifieds and credit strategies. In September 2016 Jacques joined Amiral Gestion’s bond team, in particular for the Sextant Grand Large fund.

Etienne Guicherd
Etienne Guicherd
Financial analyst

Etienne started to invest in international markets in 2010. After a professional career in the public sector, he co-founded “L’Investisseur Français” (financial analyst services and training) in 2013, and he later joined Amiral Gestion in February 2017. Etienne is graduated of the CIIA (Certified International Investment Analyst) certification issued by the SFAF (Société Française des Analystes Financiers).

Otilia Bologan
Otilia Bologan
Financial analyst

Otilia has a MSc Degree in Management, with a Finance specialization from ESSEC Business School and a BSc Degree from Bocconi University. Otilia started her career in industry research at BNP Paribas followed by an internship at Amiral Gestion and 3 years at Goldman Sachs as a sell-side analyst in the media sector. She rejoined Amiral Gestion in 2017.

 

Julien Faure
Julien Faure
Financial Analyst

Julien has a Master in Finance & Investments from the Rotterdam School of Management and a bachelor in International Business. After a first experience in financial analysis at Forum Family Office, he joined Amiral Gestion at the end of its studies in 2015.

Bastien Goumare
Bastien Goumare
Fund Manager

Bastien holds a Master II diploma in Asset Management from Paris Dauphine University and a DUT (Undergraduate Diploma in Technology) in Business and Public Administration Management. After gaining financial analysis experience at Natixis, he joined Amiral Gestion upon concluding his studies in 2013.

Paul Manigault
Paul Manigault
Financial analyst

Paul Manigault has a master´s degree in Management, with a finance specialization from the HEC University of Paris. After several experiences as a financial analyst, he joined Amiral Gestion in June 2017.

Sébastien Ribeiro
Sébastien Ribeiro
Fund manager

After acquiring 6 years of fund management experience at Financière Arbevel, Sébastien Ribeiro then joined Keren Finance where he specialised in fund management dedicated to French SMEs.
Sébastien Ribeiro holds a Master’s degree in Market Finance from the ESG Management School of Paris. He is also a graduate of the Société Française des Analystes Financiers (SFAF) and has obtained the Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA) qualification.

John Kum
John Kum
Financial analyst

John Kum joined Amiral in Singapore as an investment analyst late Nov 2017 to help cover South East Asian and Indian equities. John has a Masters in Finance from London Business School and a Bachelors in Computer Science and Business from University of Warwick. He has prior internship experiences at Aberdeen Asset Management (London), APS Asset Management (Singapore) and Nuvest Capital (Singapore). At LBS, John was VP (Hedge Funds) of the Investment Management Club and was a runner-up in the stock pitch competition. He is a native Singaporean and speaks Mandarin.

Jon Xu
Jon Xu
Analyst

Jon graduated from Yale University with a degree in Economics. After gaining experience in financial analysis at APS Asset Management as an intern and a first position as an investment banking analyst at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, he joined Amiral Gestion in 2017 to help cover Greater China equities.

Nadanai Banyatpiyaphod
Nadanai Banyatpiyaphod

Nadanai joined Amiral Gestion (Singapore) as a Financial Analyst. He grew up in Thailand speaks fluent Thai. He moved to the US for high school and then attended Columbia University in New York City, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Operations Research. After Columbia, he joined JPMorgan’s Global Markets analyst program and worked there for almost 2 years. After JPMorgan, he moved to a family office called Brandywine Group Advisors, a $70bn investment allocator investing globally and in Emerging markets, including Asia where he was a generalist asset allocator for 3 years, helping the firm invest it’s capital across all asset classes. Nat is a CFA charterholder. Given his background, Nat will cover South East Asia (Thailand, India, Vietnam + other SEA markets) + Hong Kong

Mario Santos Sanz
Mario Santos Sanz
Financial analyst

Before beginning his Master’s degree in Finance from the London Business School in 2017, Mario had already built up 5 years of experience in Spain’s banking and insurance sector including a senior consultant position at Deloitte.
Mario has an industrial engineering degree from the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICAI) in Spain.

Youssef Lboukli
Youssef Lboukli

Youssef holds a Master’s Degree in Finance from Reims Management School. After gaining equity research experience at the European broker Kepler Cheuvreux, he joined Amiral Gestion at the end of his studies in 2016.

Thibault Payerne
Thibault Payerne
Trading desk

Following several roles at BNP Paribas, Natixis Asset Management and Mazars, Thibault then joined Amiral Gestion’s trading desk on completing his studies in 2019.
Thibault has a Master’s degree in Financial Engineering from the Ecole Centrale d’Electronique of Paris and an MSc in Finance from the Esade Business School.

Salim Heddadji
Salim Heddadji

Holding a Master’s Degree in Risk and Security Management from the University of Evry, and a Chartered Financial Analyst qualification, Salim began his career at Oddo Meriten Asset Management in 2006, where he was responsible for trading securities and derivative products. He joined Amiral Gestion in 2016 as Dealing Services Manager.

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