Bruno Taillardat joined Amundi in September 2016 as Global Head of Smart Beta & Factor Investing. Bruno started his career at Paribas Asset Management in 1998 as a Quantitative Analyst on North-American equities management and then as Head of Quantitative Research within the International Equities team at BNP Paribas Asset Management. Bruno joined Unigestion in 2007 as Senior Portfolio Manager in the Equity team. At Unigestion, he was then appointed Investment director and was responsible for quantitative and fundamental research. Bruno has a post-graduate degree in Mathematics from the University of Marseille and has completed executive education programs at the IMD Business School in Lausanne.