Before joining H2O AM in August 2021, Mickael Benzakin worked for over 9 years at Natixis Investment Managers as a Director Sales Manager. He was in charge of the fund distribution, covering private banks and independent asset managers based in the French-speaking part of Switzerland and Monaco. He also covers both institutional and wholesale markets in Israel. Mickael began his career at BNP Paribas in Paris and then worked as a multi- asset structured products junior sales. Mickael holds a Master’s degree in Financial Engineering from the University of Paris-Dauphine.