Jean-François Boulier is Chairman of Af2i, the French institutional investors association. Prior to that, he was CEO of Aviva Investors France for 10 years, where he held several positions, including CIO in Paris, CEO in Europe and Global CIO for fixed income. Between 2002 and 2008 he headed the euro fixed income team at Credit Agricole Asset Management. He started his career in finance in 2007 with Credit Commercial de France where he headed the research and innovation department, then the market risk department before becoming CIO and deputy CEO of Sinopia asset management. Boulier graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique and has a doctorate in fluid mechanics.