Lionel Paquin was named CEO of Lyxor Asset Management, replacing Ines de Dinechin, who will leave the firm at a later date, confirmed a Lyxor spokesman.
Mr. Paquin was previously head of Lyxor's managed accounts platform, a role he has held since 2011. The spokesman said Mr. Paquin will retain those duties until a replacement is announced.
The spokesman said a date has not yet been determined for Ms. de Dinechin's departure. He said she will remain at Lyxor to manage the transition.
Lyxor has €79.9 billion ($109.2 billion) in assets under management.