Jean-Pascal Porcherot will be promoted to managing partner with effect from 1 January 2022, pending regulatory approvals.
The managing partners of Lombard Odier will then comprise Patrick Odier, Hubert Keller, Frédéric Rochat, Denis Pittet, Annika Falkengren, Alexandre Zeller and Porcherot.
Within the partnership, he will be responsible for the group’s asset management division, Lombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM), and continue to run it with Nathalia Barazal.
He remains based in Geneva.
Porcherot joined the Group in 2009 and was primarily involved in the development of its alternative investment strategies within LOIM.
He was appointed chief executive of its hedge fund business (1798 Alternatives) in 2015.
Prior to Lombard Odier, Porcherot worked in a number of international banking and financial institutions, such as JP Morgan and Lazard Frères. He was also managing director at Deutsche Bank.