Jean-Louis Nakamura

Chief Investment Officer, Asia Pacific - Chief Executive Officer, Hong Kong

Lombard Odier


Jean-Louis Nakamura is Chief investment officer, Asia-Pacific, and head of Hong Kong office for Lombard Odier group. Jean-Louis joined Lombard Odier in March 2008 to head the executive board of the Paris office. In late 2008, he was transferred to Lombard Odier’s head office in Geneva to become Head of the Quantitative & Overlay Management Team. He was appointed Deputy Global CIO of LOIM in June 2012 and CIO, Asia Pacific in January 2014. Prior to joining Lombard Odier, Jean-Louis was CEO of the French Civil Service Pension Fund (ERAFP), having spent five years as CIO of the French Pensions Reserve Fund (FRR), where he was in charge of strategy, tactical allocation and the selection of managers for a portfolio valued at EUR34 billion. Previously, he was Head of International Forecasting and Macro Analysis at the Ministry of Economy & Finance, France from 2001-2003. He also served as a financial expert covering euro-related issues and the banking and insurance sectors for the European Council from 1999-2001. Jean-Louis began his career in 1995 as an economist, specialising in macroeconomics and the banking industry at the French Ministry of Finance. He graduated from France’s Ecole Nationale d’Administration in 1995 and from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques in 1991.

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Lombard Odier’s Asia Pacific CIO on Discipline, Institutional Rigour and A Clear Vision Ahead If there was a prototype of a trans-national private banker and a truly global citizen, it could well be Jean-Louis Nakamura, whose bloodline, as well as personal and professional history, so neatly span the East and the West. As Chief Investment Officer, Asia-Pacific, and head of the Hong Kong offi....

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ESG – its Growing Impact and Reach in Asia

It is estimated that the managers of one-third of all professionally-run assets globally, equivalent to over USD20 trillion, now use ESG data to drive their investment decisions, and far more than that – an estimated 75% of them today – pay some attention to...

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Opportunities and Challenges for Asia’s Wealth Management Community A panel of experts at the Hubbis Investment Solutions Forum reviewed the state of the wealth management industry to highlight what value proposition might be required to survive and prosper in the future. They debated whether the cost and revenue pressures are of such a scale as to threaten the surv....