Patrick Barbe, CIO Core Fixed Income, Sovereign & Aggregate management team, Portfolio Manager.
Patrick Barbe is CIO of the Sovereign & Aggregate management team. As such, he is responsible for defining and steering the management process and the investment strategy implemented by the management team. He coordinates the activities of each of the team members and actively participates in designing and developing the product range. Besides his responsibilities as team head, Patrick manages several important portfolios, included both dedicated mandates and mutual funds.
Patrick has spent his entire career with BNP Paribas group. Prior to assuming his current responsibilities, he was Head of the European Fixed Income investment team, firstly at BNP Gestions (1997-2000) and then at BNP Paribas Asset Management (2000-2008). Between 1995 and 1996, he was Assistant Head of French Fixed Income. He joined the group in 1988 as a portfolio manager for dedicated funds.
Patrick graduated in Actuarial Studies from the Institut de Science Financière et d’Assurances in Lyon, France (1988).