The latest senior moves in wealth management in the UK, rest of Europe, the Middle East and select international locations.
Carmignac, the French asset management house, has appointed Martial Godet as global head of sales. Godet will be responsible for running the distribution strategy of Carmignac. Reporting to Eric Helderlé, he will be joining the firm’s strategic development committee.
Prior to this, Godet worked at BNP Paribas where he spent the greater part of his career. Most recently his role was head of advisory, execution and sustainable investment within the wealth management arm of the bank. Before that, he worked in varying capacities within the corporate and investment banking division, notably heading the Europe and emerging markets equity and derivatives strategy. He also spent 12 years at BNP Paribas Asset Management as a senior fixed income fund manager and then as head of emerging market Investments. Godet is a graduate of HEC Business School.
“Financial products distribution is going through a major evolution. Thanks to his extensive expertise of financial services and markets and his proven track record in various roles, Martial will be a key addition to Carmignac’s current capabilities,” Eric Helderlé, co-founder and managing director of Carmignac Gestion Luxembourg, said. “Along with Nathalie Lahmi, our chief experience officer, Martial will strengthen our organisation aiming at continuously enhancing Carmignac’s customer service excellence. I’m delighted to welcome him and look forward to starting our collaboration.”