Thomas Benoist began his career in 2002 at the French bank Crédit du Nord (Société Générale Group) as Corporate Sales Manager. In 2004, his scope of clients was extended to institutional clients. In 2006, he was appointed Asset Management Specialist, in charge of promoting investment products of the group (negotiable debt securities, structured products, open-ended funds) to corporate and institutional clients. In 2008, he joined Natixis Asset Management (now Ostrum Asset Management, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers) as Corporate Sales Manager. In 2009, he was appointed Head of Corporate Sales. In 2013 he joined the distribution platform, Natixis Global Asset Management (now Natixis Investment managers) with the same role. His team,  made up of 2 Corporate Sales Managers, is responsible for developing business with French corporates. Thomas Benoist holds a diploma in Banking, Finance, Insurance (Maîtrise Banque Finance Assurance) as well as Master’s degree in Management of financial instruments (DESS Gestion des Instruments Financiers).