Streams: Artificial Intelligence, Climate
Olivier Perquel was initially a M&A banker (Lazard. Goldman Sachs), then a hedge fund investor (Citadel and smaller funds), and finally a corporate and investment banking senior manager. Olivier played an essential role in the post-crisis restructuring of Natixis, the CIB and asset management arm of the BPCE group (Caisses d’Epargne et Banques Populaires), first as head of strategy, and in charge of the bad bank (GAPC), then as the head of the corporate and investment bank. He was a member of the Senior Management and Executive Committees of the bank until 2017. Since then, Olivier has invested and advised, and is involved in a number of patronage and volunteer activities.