Geraud is currently Executive Vice-President of Lombard Odier Investment Managers.
Géraud previously headed GSAM in France. His main responsibility is to provide local promotion of GSAM's strategies to French institutional investors. Before joining Goldman Sachs Asset Management in April 2002, he spent four years with Fidelity Investments International Limited.
At Fidelity, Géraud first worked for the Key Accounts department in Luxembourg providing client relationship management services to a group of French institutional clients. He was later promoted in 1999 to a sales role in Paris where his new responsibilities included the coverage of third party distribution for multimanager funds of funds, private banks and institutional clients.
Prior to joining Fidelity, Géraud was also a trainee in 1996 and 1997 with LCF Edmond Rothschild's in Paris where he catered to high net worth individuals. Géraud graduated from l'Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po Eco-fi) in 1998 and from McGill University (B.A) in 1995. He also teaches a class entitled the Asset Management Business at Sciences Po in Paris.