Yves Perrier is Chief Executive Officer of Amundi since its creation in 2010. Amundi is the largest asset manager in Europe and ranks among the top 10 global players. Amundi is listed on Euronext Paris since 2015 with a market capitalization around €13bn. Yves Perrier is also Deputy General Manager of Crédit Agricole S.A., and supervises the activities of Crédit Agricole Immobilier and the Societal Project of Crédit Agricole S.A.. He is a member of Crédit Agricole S.A. Executive Committee since 2003.
In September 2007, Yves Perrier took responsibility for Crédit Agricole S.A.’s Asset Management and Services to Institutions division as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Crédit Agricole Asset Management (CAAM) and Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CACEIS. In 2009, he led the merger of Crédit Agricole’s (CAAM) and Société Générale’s (SGAM) asset management activities to create Amundi, of which he was appointed Chief Executive Officer on 1 January 2010. From 2007 to 2015, he also supervised the fund administration and custody activities of the Crédit Agricole S.A. group. (CACEIS).
Yves Perrier was previously Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Calyon (now CACIB) in charge of Structured Finance, Brokerage, Risk, Support Functions and International Network.
He started his career in audit and consulting for 10 years. He joined Société Générale in 1987, where he was Chief Financial Officer (1995-1999) and then Crédit Lyonnais in 1999, where he was a member of Crédit Lyonnais’ Executive Committee in charge of Finance, Risk and General Inspection (1999-2003).
Yves Perrier is Honorary Chairman of the AFG (Association Française de Gestion Financière).
Yves Perrier was awarded CEO of the Year in 2017 in the Asset Management Awards of Financial News. He also received the European Outstanding Achievement Award in the Funds Europe Awards in 2018.
Yves Perrier is a Knight of the French Legion of Honour and an Officer of the National Order of Merit.
Born in 1954, Yves Perrier is a graduate of the ESSEC business school and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).