Alert: DNCA Finance identity theft. DNCA Finance, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, draws the public's attention to the impersonation of DNCA Finance by various individuals or companies based abroad, including a company presenting itself as a financial services company called "Influx Finance". These individuals and companies fraudulently refer to the name of DNCA Finance or DNCA Investments in their dealings with individuals to recommend investments of various kinds (bitcoin, gold, shares, etc.).
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Jean-Charles Mériaux
Fund manager and CIO

Jean-Charles Mériaux is a graduate of HEC Paris School of Management.

After starting his career at Crédit Foncier de France, he joined Oddo & Cie in 1987. In 1994, he joined LCF Edmond Rothschild Asset Management, where he became a member of the Executive Board and Head of French and European Equities Management. He launched and managed funds Tricolore Rendement and Saint-Honoré Convertibles.

He joined DNCA in October 2002 as managing partner and portfolio manager of Eurose and Centifolia. In October 2005 he became Chief Investment Officer of DNCA.

Alexis Albert
Portfolio Manager

Alexis Albert is a graduate of ESCP after training as a mechanical engineer (INSA).

After 14 years of experience in the industry mainly as a sell-side financial analyst in Paris and London (Barclays Capital, Nomura, Natixis...), he joined DNCA Finance in September 2017 as a buy-side analyst.

Since the end of 2018 he co-manages the Absolute Return funds DNCA Invest Miuri and DNCA Invest Venasquo.

Augustin Picquendar
Scalable investment fund manager

Augustin Picquendar is a graduate of ESSCA Angers, holds a postgraduate degree in Banking and Finance and is also a qualified member of the French financial analysts’ association (SFAF) and a qualified CIIA (issued by SFAF).

After an initial professional experience at BNP Paribas, he joined DNCA Finance in January 2008 as co-manager of the evolutive range.

Romain Grandis, CFA
Portfolio-Manager - CFA

Romain Grandis, CFA charterholder, holds a degree in civil engineering from the Ecole des Mines and an Actuarial qualification from the ISFA financial science and insurance institute in Lyon.

He began his career at CIC Lyonnaise de Banque in 2004, and in 2005 joined MMA Finance, part of the Covéa group, as a fund manager and quantitative analyst on European equities. In 2010, he joined Covéa Finance, using his quantitative analysis skills across all asset classes. In 2011, Covéa Finance appointed him to manage insurance mandates for the group’s various entities.

Romain joined DNCA Finance in May 2016 as co-fund manager in both the bond and diversified fund management teams.

*CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst ® are registered trademarks of the CFA Institute.

Damien Lanternier, CFA

Damien Lanternier, is a CFA charterholder and also holds a Master’s degrees from HEC.

He began his career in 2002 at BNP Paribas Corporate Finance as an M&A analyst. In 2003 Damien joined Lazard Frères Asset Management as a buy-side analyst. He then joined La Financière de l’Echiquier in 2004 as a European equity analyst. He became manager of Agressor, a €1.7 bn European equity portfolio, flagship of the asset management company.

In October 2017, Damien joined DNCA Finance. He will manage DNCA’s European equity portfolio, Opportunités Zone euro. He will also co-manage Centifolia with Jean-Charles Mériaux as well as the equity segment of Eurose.

*CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst ® are registered trademarks of the CFA Institute.

Adrien Le Clainche
Portfolio Manager

Adrien Le Clainche holds a Master 2 in Financial Management from the University of Paris X - Nanterre.

He began his career in 2006 with various experiences in asset management within the Candriam, Credit Suisse and Rothschild & Co banking groups.

In October 2010, he joined DNCA Finance in the fixed income and diversified team and became manager in 2014. He manages the DNCA Engage fund and co-manages, alongside Jean-Charles Mériaux, Centifolia, as well as the equity part of Eurose.

Baptiste Planchard, CFA
Analyst - CFA

Baptiste Planchard, CFA* - Analyst, is a graduate of business school ESC Reims and holds a degree in History.

Following an initial role in Sales trading at Oddo & Cie in 2013, he joined DNCA Finance in July 2014 and is involved in both the bond and diversified fund management teams.

*CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst ® are registered trademarks of the CFA Institute.

Nolwenn Le Roux, CFA
Portfolio Manager - CFA

Graduated from the Ecole Normale Supérieure in 2002 with a Master's degree in Finance from Paris-Dauphine and CFA charterholder.

Nolwenn Le Roux has over 20 years of solid experience in the credit market, with specific expertise in the High Yield market. Nolwenn has a good track record, with no defaults on its loans companies in its portfolios since 2011.

Before joining DNCA, Nolwenn worked for 9 years at Natixis AM and then Ostrum Asset Management where she managed the High Yield, Convertible and Total Return management teams. Previously, she was Senior High Yield Manager at Amundi from 2005 to 2010.

David Tissandier
Responsable multigestion

Diplômé d’un Master Ingénierie Economique Option Finance et d’un Mastère Spécialisé en Finance et Organisation des Opérations de Marché de SKEMA Business School. David a 23 ans d’expérience en analyse financière d’OPCVM.

Il débute sa carrière en 2000, au sein de la Banque du Louvre puis HSBC Private Bank France en qualité d’analyste /gérant, et responsable d’une équipe de 3 gérants. En 2006, il intègre la Française des Placements comme gérant au sein de l’équipe de gestion diversifiée. En 2016, il en devient le responsable et dirige 6 analystes gérants. L’ensemble gère 3 milliards d’€ d’encours et chapote l’activité de sélection et d’allocation pour une clientèle aussi bien d’institutionnels, de CGP que de réseaux.

En mai 2019, il rejoint DNCA Finance.

Jean Carlou
Gérant - analyste multigestion

Jean est titulaire d’un master en Audit-Finance de l’Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Dijon-Bourgogne.

Jean a plus de quinze ans d’expérience dans la gestion d’actifs et s’est spécialisé depuis près de dix ans dans la sélection de fonds sur l'ensemble des stratégies obligataires, actions et alternatif UCITS. Il a débuté sa carrière chez Lyxor Asset Management en tant que responsable middle office fees avant de rejoindre La Française en 2008 au sein de l’équipe middle office alternatif. En 2011, il a été promu sélectionneur de fonds en gestion alternative et a été gérant diversifié fonds de fonds à La Française AM où il sélectionnait, construisit et gérait des fonds de fonds pour le compte d’investisseurs institutionnels et de réseaux dans le cadre de mandats dédiés.

En mars 2022, il a rejoint DNCA Finance en tant que gérant - analyste multigestion.

Axel Wallen
Gérant-Analyste Multigestion

Axel Wallen, est diplômé et titulaire du Master of Science Financial Markets and Investments de SKEMA Business School.

Après une première expérience de 6 mois au sein d’un cabinet en gestion de patrimoine, il rejoint DNCA Finance en juin 2015 en tant qu'assistant de gestion, puis analyste, avant de devenir gérant-analyste multigestion en 2020. A ce titre, il intervient dans le cadre de la gestion de portefeuilles en architecture ouverte, de l’allocation d’actifs et de la sélection de fonds à destinations de clients institutionnels, CGP et particuliers.

Valérie Hanna

Valérie holds a Master's degree in Finance from the University of Paris II in October 2020.

After several stints at Barclays Wealth Management, Société Générale CIB and an internship in financial analysis in Comgest's European team, she joined DNCA's SRI Euro Quality team in January 2021.