Reuters interview Natixis’ Olivier Perquel on the bank’s ambitions for expansion in the Middle East

olivier-perquel-photoIn a recent interview with Reuters, Olivier Perquel discusses Natixis’ plans to make Dubai the centre for its debt capital markets business in the Middle East and Africa. Over the past two years, Natixis has increased staffing levels in Dubai by around 50 percent to 45 people – indeed, the Middle East and Africa accounted for 3 percent of Natixis’s 317 billion euros ($361.09 billion) total global exposure at the end of March. Perquel makes it clear that the bank is ready and willing to decentralise from Paris, with Dubai being a step in it’s ambitions to grow internationally.

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