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Loic Guilloux joins H2O Asset Management as, managing director, head of new business development


Loic Guilloux is appointed Head of New Business Development with the assignment to launch new funds to accelerate H2O Asset Management expansion.

He reports to Bruno Crastes, CEO, who says :  “with Loic’s nomination we outline our will to keep innovating, to adapt to new market realities and, overall, to bring to our clientele investment solutions with performance and diversification benefits”.

Loïc Guilloux has in-depth experience in Global Macro, Asset/Liability Management, Investment Solutions and in Financial Regulations which he gained during a 22 year career in the Global Markets industry (FICC and Equities), including the last 16 years at Merrill Lynch International, based in London and Paris, where he ran several activities (Asset/Liability & Investment Solutions for Global Equities in Europe, FICC for Belgium-France-Luxembourg, Complex Interest Rates & Forex Options Sales in EMEA, SVT mandate…). The 6 prior years he was at Crédit Agricole Indosuez where, at the end of his tenure, he was deputy Head of Fixed Income sales.

Previously he served as forward observation officer at 35° Régiment Parachutiste and platoon commander at 6° Bataillon d’Infanterie de Marine (Gabon).

Loïc Guilloux graduated from Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and holds a DEA de Gestion from La Sorbonne and a Maîtrise d’Economie Appliquée from Paris-Dauphine.

Contacts relations presse          
H2O Asset Management / Natixis Asset Management
Fanny Galène
Tél. : +33 (0)1 78 40 84 54


H2O Asset Management is a London-based asset management firm founded in 2010. An expert in global macro multi-strategy management with AUM  of  €10 billion, H2O Asset Management serves institutional and corporate clients as well as individual investors, in France and around the world, who are interested in achieving high risk-adjusted returns with daily liquidity and full transparency. H2O Asset Management’s team of 40 investment professionals, including 14 fund managers, are guided by an investment philosophy that stresses optimal value diversification at the portfolio level while setting out clear risk and liquidity objectives. Thanks to its alliance with Natixis Asset Management, H2O Asset Management is able to leverage the support of its partner’s sales teams in France, and those of Natixis Global Asset Management abroad. H2O AM LLP is a limited liability partnership authorised and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) under the number 529105. Head office: 10 Old Burlington Street, London W1S 3AG.
Source: H2O Asset Management as at 31/03/2016.

About Natixis Asset Management
Natixis Asset Management ranks among the leading European asset managers1 with €347 billion in assets under management and 712 employees2. Natixis Asset Management offers its clients tailored, innovative and efficient solutions organised into six investment divisions:
Fixed income, European equities, Investment and client solutions, Structured products and volatility developed by Seeyond, Global emerging developed by Emerise, and Responsible Investing developed by Mirova.
1 Source: IPE Top 400 Asset Managers 2015 ranked Natixis Asset Management as the 46th largest asset manager based on global assets under management, and by the country of the main headquarters and/or main European domicile, as of 31 December 2014.
2 Source: Natixis Asset Management - Natixis Asset Management Asia Limited as of 31 March 2016.
Reference to a ranking does not indicate the future performance of the fund manager.
Seeyond is a brand of Natixis Asset Management. Emerise is a brand of Natixis Asset Management and Natixis Asset Management Asia Limited with teams in Paris and Singapore. Natixis Asset Management Asia Limited is an asset manager, 100% subsidiary of Natixis Asset Management.
Mirova is a subsidiary of Natixis Asset Management.

About Natixis Global Asset Management
Natixis Global Asset Management is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Natixis. The company brings together investment management and distribution companies based in Europe, in the United-States and in Asia. It totals more than 776.4 billion euros of assets under management and employs 3600 associates on 31 March, 2016*.
*Source: Natixis Global Asset Management

On 3 April 2018, Natixis Asset Management became Ostrum Asset Management.