Glicenstein is BNP chairman

BNP Paribas has appointed Gilles Glicenstein as head of asset management and chairman of BNP Paribas Asset Management SAS. Glicenstein has been CEO of BNP PAM since 1999 and has been involved with BNP PAM for nearly 10 years. He will take over the role on June 1. Gilles de Vaugrigneuse will remain chairman of holding company BNP PAM Group.