Financière de l’Echiquier names co-manager on flagship fund
Paris-based boutique La Financière de l’Echiquier (LFDE) has assigned Kevin Guillot to the position of co-portfolio manager of its flagship European large cap equity fund Echiquier Agressor since June 2017.
He works alongside Guillaume Dalibot who joined the firm in 2016. Prior to joining LFDE, Guillot was an equity analyst at Verrazzano Capital during five years in London. He held the same position at Zadig AM where he started his career.
The Echiquier Agressor fund, whose launch dates back to November 1991, has delivered annual returns of +12,8% since inception to 30 June 2017. AuM of the fund were €1.32bn as at the end of H1 17.
Ryanair, Philips Lighting, Michelin, Smurfit Kappa and CNH Industrial formed the top 5 positions of the strategy as of 30 June 2017.