Dr. Arnaud de Servigny
- Arnaud de Servigny has recently developed his business activity around the usage of large datasets for algorithmic trading purposes.
- Until mid-2014, Arnaud was the Head of the Multi-Asset Group (MAG) and Wealth Management Chief Investment Officer (CIO) at Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management. He chaired the MAG’s Global Investment Committee (GIC), which supports Deutsche Asset and Wealth Management’s dynamic asset allocation process. Arnaud has been central to the development of this process, incorporating cutting-edge quantitative developments in asset allocation and giving research and strategy a cornerstone role. MAG manages €125 billion of assets globally.
- Until mid-2010, Arnaud was a Managing Director at Barclays Wealth, where he was in charge of Quantitative, Economic and Behavioural Research, Investment Strategy and Asset Allocation. He also chaired the bank’s investment committee.
- From 2001 to 2006 Arnaud was the Global Head of Quantitative Analytics at Standard and Poor’s. He was responsible for developing and implementing advanced technology within the firm’s Credit Market Services department. This was centred around the creation of portfolio solutions, quantitative credit scoring, early warning indicators and stress testing tools.
- Prior to joining Standard and Poor’s, Arnaud worked in the Group Risk Management Department of BNP-Paribas, focusing on credit risk-related portfolio management and control.
- Arnaud is also an Adjunct Professor of Finance at Imperial College Business School in London, where he co-launched their Master of Financial Engineering and Risk Management programme in 2005.
- Arnaud holds a PhD in Financial Economics from the Sorbonne University, an MSc in quantitative finance (DEA) from Dauphine University, and a Civil Engineering MSc from the Ecole Nationale des Ponts & Chaussées in Paris.
- Publications include many papers and articles as well as five books: the first on monetary policy and fixed income, the second and third on credit risk management, the fourth on structuring and the last on asset management and behavioural finance.
- Arnaud has received three awards for his work.