BNP Paribas has appointed Scott Carter as Global Head of Investor Coverage, serving hedge funds, asset managers, and Pension Funds – a strategic focus for the bank and at the core of its “bridge with corporates” initiative.
Previously, Carter was a Partner and Head of Trading and Portfolio Financing at AQR Capital Management, a global investment manager, where he led the firm’s global trading team and portfolio finance effort, with responsibility for the trade execution, financing, clearing and cash management of AQR’s funds and managed the firm’s counterparty relationships.
Prior to that, he spent 20 years at Deutsche Bank in senior positions, including North American Co-head of Prime Finance.
Carter is based in New York and reports locally to José Placido and globally to Sandrine Ferdane. He has also joined the CIB Americas Leadership Committee and FIC Executive Committee and works closely with all of the Group’s business lines to help achieve strategic ambitions with global investors.