Nathanaël Benzaken was appointed CEO of Lyxor Inc. in August 2014. Mr. Benzaken joined Lyxor S.A.S. in March 2001 as the Head of the Long/Short Equity Desk. He was promoted to Managing Director and Head of Hedge Fund Research and Selection in January 2005, where he was in charge of construction and management of the Managed Account Platform, including due diligence, selection, and risk management of hedge funds. Mr. Benzaken was appointed Head of the Managed Account Platform in June 2009. In July 2013, he was promoted to Deputy Head of Alternative Investments, and Head of Business Development for Managed Accounts. Prior to joining Lyxor S.A.S., Mr. Benzaken was a Manager of the Financial Risk Consulting Division at Andersen (Luxembourg) for two and half years and Treasurer at Crédit Agricole for three years.
Mr. Benzaken graduated from Marseille Business School (France) and holds a master’s degree in Finance from Toulouse University (France).