French group names chief investment officer
French mutualist group Le Conservateur has appointed Bénédicte Mazellier (pictured) as chief investment officer (directrice de la gestion financière).
Mazellier has held a number of portfolio management roles within bank insurance groups such as Societe Generale, Dexia and Generali where she was most recently responsible for structuring alternative fixed income investments and private debt fund manager.
She has also managed arbitrage strategies and absolute return funds at La Francaise AM.
Established in 1844, Le Conservateur has around €8bn of assets under management.