Franklin Templeton Investments has promoted Bérengère Blaszczyk to head of distribution for France and Benelux region effective December 1st, 2017.
In her new role, Blaszczyk will expand her responsibilities to oversee and further develop the marketing and distribution efforts across both retail and institutional channels in France, Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg and will have sales and marketing teams based in France and Benelux reporting to her.
She continues to report to Paris-based Michel Tulle, General Manager for Franklin Templeton France S.A. and Senior Director for Southern Europe and Benelux.
Blaszczyk has held various leadership roles since she joined Franklin Templeton 15 years ago. She started her career at Franklin Templeton in the Paris office in a marketing role. In 2013, she was appointed country head for Benelux, where she oversees sales, marketing and communications for Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. She is also currently general manager of Franklin Templeton International Services Sàrl, Belgian Branch and Franklin Templeton Investment Management Ltd, Dutch Branch.
Prior to joining the firm in 2002, Blaszczyk worked for Chase Fleming/ JP Morgan Asset Management where she held marketing roles in Luxembourg and London. She holds a Master of science in International Affairs & Business Administration from HEC Liège.