Lombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM) announced the appointment of Charles St-Arnaud to the newly created role of senior investment strategist.
Based in London, Charles St-Arnaud will report to Salman Ahmed, chief investment strategist and work closely with him to further develop LOIM’s investment strategy, with a specific focus on investor engagement in French speaking markets.
Charles St-Arnaud joins from Nomura where most recently he was a G10 FX strategist and economist. He spent seven years at Nomura based in London and New York. Prior to this he was a senior economist with the Department of Finance Canada and held roles at Morgan Stanley and the Bank of Canada. He holds an MSc in Economics from L’Université du Québec à Montréal.
Salman Ahmed commented: “Investors globally are grappling with the challenges created by unprecedented low yields and the intervention of central banks. Charles brings a valuable combination of skills to Lombard Odier IM and with the appointment of someone of his calibre we are able to continue delivering rigorous and prudent investment analysis within a new paradigm of investing.”