Clément Maclou joins the global thematic equity management team of the ODDO BHF Group’s asset management
Paris, Frankfurt, Düsseldorf, Luxembourg, February 3rd, 2021.
In its commitment to accelerate its development by relying on the alliance with Landolt & Cie in Switzerland, the ODDO BHF group is strengthening its global thematic equity management team with the arrival of Clément Maclou as equity manager.
Clément will take special charge of the Landolt Investment (Lux) SICAV - Best Selection in Food Industry(1) strategy, the objective of which is to invest in listed global companies active across the entire value chain within the agricultural and food industry sectors. This thematic strategy aims to provide its clients with direct exposure to the global structural trend of the food revolution.
Since 2016, Clément Maclou has been responsible for the management of thematic equity funds at Decalia Asset Management in Switzerland. In 2005, he joined CPR Asset management in France as a thematic equity fund manager. Clément will be based in Switzerland.
Laurent Denize, Co-CIO of ODDO BHF Asset Management: "We are seeing strong demand from our clients for thematic equity funds. Continuing to enhance our offer to give them access to promising themes is therefore a major development area for the group, to which Clément will actively contribute.”
Thierry Lombard, Partner, ODDO BHF and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banque Landolt, where he initiated the Future of Food project: "The Food Revolution is a vital issue for our planet and the future of young generations. Starting from the Field to the Fork, we are bringing together all the challenges that Humanity must meet, among which I would like to mention: the environment, agricultural production and distribution, and health. I am therefore delighted that this expertise, reinforced by the arrival of Clément Maclou, will complement the know-how of the ODDO BHF group".
(1) The fund is registered in Belgium, Switzerland, France, Spain, Germany and Luxembourg.