Natixis Investment Managers appoints Chief Information Officer and Digital Transformation Lead

London, Royaume-Uni, December 22, 2020

Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis IM) today announces the appointment of Renan Borne, who joins the firm as Chief Information Officer and Digital Transformation Lead.

In his role, Borne will provide strategic leadership around the deployment of technology and will be responsible for defining, communicating and executing the digital strategy for Natixis Investment Managers. Renan will also act as a sponsor for Natixis’ Transformation and Technology transversal initiatives across the business’ asset management activities.

Borne brings over two decades of industry experience in creating new technology-driven business models and has extensive knowledge of digital customer experience, IT architecture and data strategy. He joins from AXA Investment Managers where he was Chief IT Architect, Head of Data and Head of IT for the Real Assets business. Before joining AXA IM, he spent 15 years within the Investment Banking arm of Société Générale with various roles and responsibilities in France and Asia.

Borne will report to Joseph Pinto, Global COO at Natixis IM and Catherine Chedru-Refeuil, Head of IT for Asset and Wealth Management, CIB, Natixis. 


Joseph Pinto, Global COO at Natixis Investment Managers said: “The digitalization and data revolution has played a key role in the transformation of the asset management industry over recent years and will continue to shape our practices. At Natixis Investment Managers, digital innovation and execution is at the heart of our strategy and is the key to better serving the needs of our clients, who continue to expect cutting edge solutions to suit their often complex objectives. Renan’s extensive experience in driving technology projects in global financial services businesses will be an important asset as we continue to evolve our digital capabilities and I am pleased to welcome him to the team.”

Natixis Investment Managers serves financial professionals with more insightful ways to construct portfolios. Powered by the expertise of more than 20 specialized investment managers globally, we apply Active Thinking®to deliver proactive solutions that help clients pursue better outcomes in all markets. Natixis Investment Managers ranks among the world’s largest asset management firms1 with nearly $1.1 trillion assets under management2 (€910.0 billion).

Headquartered in Paris and Boston, Natixis Investment Managers is a subsidiary of Natixis. Listed on the Paris Stock Exchange, Natixis is a subsidiary of BPCE, the second-largest banking group in France. Natixis Investment Managers’ affiliated investment management firms include AEW; Alliance Entreprendre; AlphaSimplex Group; DNCA Investments;3 Dorval Asset Management; Flexstone Partners; Gateway Investment Advisers; H2O Asset Management; Harris Associates; Investors Mutual Limited; Loomis, Sayles & Company; Mirova; MV Credit; Naxicap Partners; Ossiam; Ostrum Asset Management; Seeyond; Seventure Partners; Thematics Asset Management; Vauban Infrastructure Partners;Vaughan Nelson Investment Management; Vega Investment Managers;4 and WCM Investment Management. Additionally, investment solutions are offered through Natixis Investment Managers Solutions, and Natixis Advisors offers other investment services through its AIA and MPA division. Not all offerings available in all jurisdictions. For additional information, please visit Natixis Investment Managers’ website at | LinkedIn:

Natixis Investment Managers’ distribution and service groups include Natixis Distribution, L.P., a limited purpose broker-dealer and the distributor of various U.S. registered investment companies for which advisory services are provided by affiliated firms of Natixis Investment Managers, Natixis Investment Managers S.A. (Luxembourg), Natixis Investment Managers International (France), and their affiliated distribution and service entities in Europe and Asia.