Paul-Harry Aithnard was appointed Ecobank Group Head of Securities and Asset Management in October 2012.
Aithnard held the position of Ecobank Group Head of Research.
Under his supervision, Ecobank Research was recognised as the Best Africa Research Team, for three consecutive years by Africa Investor magazine.
Prior to joining Ecobank, he worked in various positions, between 2000 and 2008, with BBSP, a leading Investment Advisory firm located in Paris, Montréal and Singapore.
He was also, actively, involved in co-managing various Global Macro funds for institutional clients.
From 2000 to 2007, he was the General Manager of the North American office located in Montreal.
Aithnard holds a Masters Degree from Sorbonne Paris IV, as well as a postgraduate qualification in Business Administration and a Masters Degree in Finance from Paris.