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Tikehau Capital appoints Thuin to head capital markets strategies

Tikehau Capital has named Raphael Thuin as head of capital markets strategies.

Tikehau Capital has named Raphael Thuin as head of capital markets strategies. Since 2014, he was head of fixed income management at TOBAM in Paris.


PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News: Tikehau Capital (Paris:TKO), the alternative asset management and investment group, today announces the appointment of Raphael Thuin as Head of its Capital Markets Strategies offering.

Raphael will oversee the management of Tikehau Capital’s bond, equity and flexible investment strategies. This range of funds provides access to long-term conviction-based management of investment grade and high-yield corporate bonds, financial bonds and equities of all capitalisations with investment capacity across Asia, Europe and North America. Assets under management of Tikehau Capital’s Capital Markets Strategies activity amounted to EUR 3.8 billion at 31 December 2019.

This appointment is effective as of 11 May 2020.

A graduate of the HEC School of Management, Raphael Thuin began his career in 2005 as a portfolio manager for Topaz Fund in New York. In 2008, he joined the capital markets business of Société Générale, also in New York. Since 2014, he was Head of Fixed Income Management at TOBAM in Paris.

Thomas Friedberger, CEO and Co-Chief Investment Officer of Tikehau Investment Management, said: “We are delighted to welcome Raphael Thuin to our team. His experience and deep understanding of equity and fixed income markets perfectly complement our long-term fundamental management approach. We look forward to him making a significant contribution to further development of our Capital Markets Strategies business”.

About Tikehau Capital
Tikehau Capital is an asset management and investment group with €25.8 billion of assets under management and shareholder equity of €3.1 billion (as at 31 December 2019). The Group invests in various asset classes (private debt, real estate, private equity and capital markets strategies) including through its asset management subsidiaries on behalf of institutional and private investors.

Controlled by its managers alongside leading institutional partners, Tikehau Capital employs more than 530 staff (at 31 December 2019) in its Paris, London, Amsterdam, Brussels, Luxembourg, Madrid, Milan, New York, Seoul, Singapore and Tokyo offices.

Tikehau Capital is listed on the regulated market of Euronext Paris. Compartment A (ISIN code: FR0013230612; Ticker: TKO.FP)