La Financière de l'Echiquier strengthens its international equity management team with the nomination of Nina Lagron, CFA, Manager


La Financière de l’Echiquier (LFDE) announces the appointment of Nina Lagron, CFA, effective 21.02.2022, as International Equity Manager. She joins David Ross, CFA and Louis Bersin at the helm of Echiquier World Equity Growth[1]. Launched in 2010, this high conviction fund invests in international growth stocks with a strong leadership position. It marked the extension of LFDE’s stock-picking know-how to international equities, an expertise that was later extended to thematic equities. At the end of 2021, global and thematic strategies represented 2.6 billion in assets under management.


Bettina Ducat, Chief Executive Officer of La Financière de l’Echiquier, says:

The appointment of Nina Lagron is in line with our ambition to expand our international range. Her expertise of more than 20 years, particularly in ESG, will be an additional asset to continue to innovate.”

Olivier de Berranger, Managing Director and CIO of La Financière de l’Echiquier, adds:

We are very pleased to welcome Nina Lagron to our team. Her extensive experience in the global markets will bring undeniable added value as we continue to develop our range.


About Nina Lagron, CFA, International Equity Manager

Nina Lagron has over 20 years of international market expertise. She began her career at UBS in London as Associate Director, Global Mergers & Acquisitions in 1998. Nina joined Amundi for 9 years as Senior Portfolio Manager, responsible for investments in Europe and the Middle East with assets under management of up to USD 2 billion. She then joined Gemway Assets in 2014. Responsible for the development of the ESG policy, she contributed to the creation of the company’s impact approach. In 2017, Nina joined La Française AM as head of four impact funds before becoming Head of Large Cap Equities. She was a member of the COMEX.  Nina joined La Financière de l’Echiquier in February 2022.

Nina Lagron is Franco-German and holds a master’s degree in Management Sciences and a DESS in Management of Financial and Banking Organisations from the University of Paris Dauphine. She received the CFA in 2007.



[1] The Fund is primarily exposed to capital loss, equity risk and currency risk. For more information on the characteristics, risks and fees of this fund, please read the regulatory documents available on our website