- Member of Executive Committee of Crédit Agricole S.A., Chief Executive Officer of Amundi
Valérie Baudson is Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Crédit Agricole S.A. in charge of the asset management division and a member of the Executive Committee of Crédit Agricole SA since May 2021. In this capacity, she is Chief Executive Officer of Amundi.
Valérie began her career in 1995 at Banque Indosuez in the General Audit department. She then joined Crédit Agricole Cheuvreux, the European brokerage subsidiary of the Crédit Agricole Group, as General Secretary and then Marketing Director for Europe.
Valérie joined Amundi in 2007 to create the ETF, Index & Smart Beta business line. Amundi ETF is now the 5th largest player in Europe. She went on to become a member of the group's Executive Committee in 2013 and then a member of the Management Committee in 2016, when she was also appointed Managing Director of CPR AM, an active asset management company recognized for its thematic and ESG expertise. At the same time, Valerie took on the supervision of Amundi's subsidiaries in Germany and Spain.
In 2020, she also took charge of the division dedicated to the Amundi Group's retail and private banking clients worldwide.
She was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Amundi in May 2021, succeeding Yves Perrier.
Valérie is a member of the Board of Directors of CA Indosuez Wealth, a member of the Strategic Committee of the Association Française de la Gestion Financière (AFG) and President of Paris Europlace Investors' College, which recently published the report "Investing with Purpose and Responsibility".
She is a graduate of HEC Paris.
London, UK, 22 June 2022
Amundi announces 2025 strategic ambitions - Strong growth momentum maintained - Significant value creation expected for shareholders
9 February 2022
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London, UK, 8 December 2021
Amundi presents its new “ESG Plan 2025” and accelerates its transformation to support a fair environmental transition
Amundi, a European leader in responsible investment with over €800 billion in assets managed with an ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) approach, today launches a new social and cl [...]
Paris, France, 31 January 2019
Global equity fund with multi-sector approach targeting companies that best manage climate risks CPR AM will use CDP’s proprietary climate ratings and wider expertise completed by it [...]
Amundi, the leading European asset manager, ranking among the top 10 global players, offers its 100 million clients - retail, institutional and corporate - a complete range of savings and investment solutions in active and passive management, in traditional or real assets.
With its six international investment hubs, financial and extra-financial research capabilities and long-standing commitment to responsible investment, Amundi is a key player in the asset management landscape.
Amundi clients benefit from the expertise and advice of 5,300 employees in 35 countries. A subsidiary of the Crédit Agricole group and listed on the stock exchange, Amundi currently manages more than €2.0 trillion of assets.
Amundi, a trusted partner, working every day in the interest of its clients and society
- Source: IPE “Top 500 Asset Managers” published in June 2021, based on assets under management as at 31/12/2020
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- Amundi data including Lyxor as at 31/03/2022