Vincent Bazi is Managing Partner, Director of Listed Securities Management at NextStage AM. He has more than 20 years of experience in European equity investment and in particular in mid-cap stocks, acquired as a financial analyst (Cheuvreux and JP Morgan), head of French equity research (ING Baring and Schroders) and as head of European equity sales to institutional clients (Oddo and Dexia). He joined NextStage AM in 2008 and has made more than 40 investments and 12 exits to date (half of which were the subject of a public takeover bid).
He is a certified financial analyst and certified asset manager (CIWM holder), a member of SFAF (Société Française des Analystes Financiers) since 1992, of which he was a director from 2004 to 2013 and Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors from 2006 to 2013. Until 2014, he was a member of the Haut Conseil de Place of the Autorité des Marchés Financiers.
He is Chairman of the WPC (World Pension Council) and the Association of Investment Professionals as well as a director of AIWM (Association of International Wealth Managers).
Vincent Bazi is a graduate of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, Columbia Business School, ESSEC and holds a DEA in Management Sciences from the University of Paris.
After having been a professor at SFAF from 2006 to 2014, he is now associate professor at SKEMA Business School and professor at the University of Aix Marseille.