Stéphane heads up AXA IM’s Global Regulatory Developments and Public Affairs directorate at worldwide level.
Before joining AXA IM in 2015, Stéphane was Head of the International Affairs Division at the French Asset Management Association (AFG), responsible for international regulatory strategy and promotion. Previously, at the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), he was successively Head of Market Surveillance and Responsible for Strategy and Risks. Still at French level, since 2020 Stéphane has been a member of AMF’s Advisory Committee as well as a member of AFG Board of Directors’ Strategic Committee. At domestic level, he started his carrier on the financial markets, at the French Financial Derivative Exchange and Clearing Chamber MATIF SA, now part of Euronext.
At European level, since 2021 Stéphane has been Co-Chairman of the Asset Management and Investors Council, International Capital Markets Association (ICMA). From 2018 to 2021, he was a member of the Board of Directors of the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). Beforehand, within the European Commission, he was a Seconded National Expert from 2000 to 2004 – in charge of UCITS, AIFMD, Credit Rating Agencies and Market Abuse.
At international level, Stéphane is a member of the Stakeholders’ Panel of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO).
Stéphane graduated from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques (IEP) – “Sciences Po”, in Paris.