About Philippe Lecoq
Philippe Lecoq was born in Rennes, France in the mid 60’s. He attended the University of Rennes where he gained an MSc in Economics. He is also a member of SFAF (French Chartered Financial Analysts). Philippe joined Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management in December 2005 as a European equity fund manager. He spent 15 years at Ofivalmo, first as a buy-side financial analyst, and then as a fund manager from 1998 onwards. After running a French large cap fund, he managed several general and specialty European equity funds, investing mainly in large capitalisations. In particular, he was in charge of OFI Cible, a fund specialising in restructuring and mergers & acquisitions, from June 1999 to November 2005. The largest fund he runs at present is the Europe Rendement Cap fund. Outside of managing funds he loves playing tennis and going for a good run.