Natixis Global Asset Management Names Duncan Wilkinson EVP, Director of U.S. Affiliates
BOSTON (December 20, 2007) , Natixis Global Asset Management U.S. today announced that it has named Duncan Wilkinson Executive Vice President, Director of U.S. Affiliates.
will be responsible for day-to-day management of the firm's relationship with its 15 affiliated investment managers, as well as corporate development activities aimed at enhancing the firm's investment offerings.
It is an internal appointment.
A holding company headquartered in Paris and Boston, Natixis Global Asset Management
brings together a diverse line-up of autonomous investment management firms and provides centralized distribution, administration and other services.
new role Mr. Wilkinson
will focus on strengthening the bonds between the firm, its investment affiliates, and its distribution organization, Natixis Global Associates
In addition to managing affiliate relations, Mr. Wilkinson will serve on the board of directors at a number of affiliated firms.
will also have responsibility for the firm's business development initiatives in the U.S., including acquisitions to expand the firm's line-up of affiliated investment managers and efforts to enhance the capabilities of current affiliates.
Mr. Wilkinson joined Natixis Global Asset Management in 2000 as Controller.
Most recently he has served as Global Treasurer and as Deputy Global Chief Financial Officer.
Prior to joining the firm he was a Senior Manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers focusing on investment management clients.
Mr. Wilkinson holds a BA from Brown University and an MBA from Boston University.
He holds the designations of Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Financial Analyst.