Patrizia hires new head of asset management for South-West Europe

Patrizia hires new head of asset management for South-West Europe
Jérôme Delaunay

Patrizia has appointed Jérôme Delaunay as its new Head of Asset Management for South-West Europe (France, Iberia and Italy).

Delaunay will join Patrizia in June from AXA IM Alts with over 25 years’ real estate investment management experience.

He will be based at Patrizia’s Paris office and report to Amal Del Monaco, Head of European Asset Management & Countries.

Amal Del Monaco commented: “I am thrilled to soon welcome Jérôme to Patrizia. He has an outstanding track record in asset management and strong experience in leading pan-European teams. This strategic hire reflects our ambitious growth plans for France, Iberia and Italy where we want to significantly increase our investment activities and footprint.”

Jérôme Delaunay added: “I am very much looking forward to joining the company at a time when client expectations have changed considerably. Responsible, innovative and agile asset management practices are paramount to generating sustainable value. I believe I can leverage my asset management track record to grow our presence in South-West Europe across multiple asset sectors.”

During his 12 years at AXA IM Alts, Delaunay’s most recent roles included Country team head for Benelux (2018-2022), Asset Management country team Head of France (2016-2020) and Head of Asset Management France (2010-2016). He also held senior positions at Société Générale Asset Management (now Amundi) and Goldman Sachs.

Delaunay also has experience in defining and implementing asset management processes and systems transformation aiming at improving efficiency, quality of service and client reporting.

He holds Master’s degrees from Caen-Normandy University in Business Administration as well as Tax & Business Law. In addition, he has a Master’s degree from NEOMA Business School in European Business Management.