Paris-based financial group Primonial has appointed Stefan de Quelen (pictured) as chairman of Primonial Partenaires, its platform dedicated to French IFAs.
De Quelen succeeds Georges Nemes. In addition, Rachel de Valicourt has been appointed deputy CEO of Primonial Partenaires.
De Quelen joined Primonial in 2013 as head of External Partnerships, responsible for the distribution of the firm’s offering to French IFAs before being named CEO of Primonial Partenaires in September 2015.
Previously, he held a number of sales roles including head of External Distribution at Natixis AM and head of Sales at Fidelity International.
De Valicourt started her career at Allianz as sales inspector before joining French insurer MMA.
She joined Primonial in 2008.
Primonial has €16bn of assets under management and advisory as of 30 September 2016.