ALFI Appoints New Director of Legal & Tax

12 September 2014 | Press Releases  

The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Marc-André Bechet as its new Director of Legal & Tax.

Mr. Bechet takes up his new role on 15th September 2014. 

Camille Thommes, Director General at ALFI commented: “Marc-André has extensive experience of the investment fund industry's legal, regulatory and tax environment and he will be a valuable addition to our team.”

Before joining ALFI, Mr. Bechet was Head of the Investment Funds Services at Banque Degroof Luxembourg, responsible for fund administration and custody. He was also a member of the Banque Degroof Luxembourg’s Management Board.

Prior to joining Banque Degroof, Mr. Bechet worked for 18 years at RBC Investor Services Bank S.A. in Luxembourg, where he held various senior positions including Head of Custody and Network Management, and Head of Business Development and Relationship Management, Legal and Compliance.

Mr. Bechet holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Ottawa (Canada) and a Master's degree in Finance from the French business school ESCP in Paris. He speaks English, French, German and Luxembourgish.

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