Julien Halfon was named head of pension solutions at BNP Paribas Asset Management, a spokesman said.
The position is new. Mr. Halfon is responsible for providing advice, building quantitative strategies, and enhancing fiduciary solutions and liability-driven investment management offerings for pension funds and insurance companies. He reports to Anton Wouters, head of solutions and client advisory.
Mr. Halfon was a principal and senior consultant in the structured solutions group at Mercer. A spokeswoman could not be reached to comment about a replacement.
BNP Paribas Asset Management has €569 billion ($701.5 billion) in assets under management.