La Française AM reinforces M&A capacity
French asset manager La Française AM has appointed Karina Perwald-Leroy (pictured) as group legal director where she will oversee the group’s internal and external M&A activity.
Perwald-Leroy will also be responsible for managing the group’s as well as its clients’, partners’ and distribution platforms’ legal and administrative activities.
She will report to de Jérôme Coirier, directeur of La Française AM.
Perwald-Leroy joins La Française AM from State Street France where she was a head of legal services and member of its executive committee.
La Française AM is a multi-asset management company based in Paris. Its clients include institutions, banking networks and individuals globally. Its total assets under management are over €35bn as at November 2 2011.