Mr. Hugo Lasat is an Independent Director at Bāloise Holding AG, a Chief Executive Officer at Degroof Petercam Asset Management SA and a Chairman at Belgian Asset Managers Association.
He is on the Board of Directors at Bāloise Holding AG and Basler Leben AG.
Prior to joining Petercam, Mr. Lasat was the CEO of Dexia Asset Management.
He started his professional career as an Auditor at Arthur Andersen in 1986 and later on became an Asset Manager at Bacob Bank. Subsequently he held senior executive positions as a member of the Executive Committee at AG Asset Management, Asset Management Director at Paribas Bank Belgium, head of Paribas Asset Management Northern Europe, CEO and CIO of Cordius Asset Management, CEO of Dexia Asset Management, member of the Management Board of Dexia and CEO of Amonis.
He obtained a Masters degree in Economic Sciences and a post-graduate in Finance from the Vlekho Brussels University College (nowadays the HUBrussel).
He is also a member of the Financial Committee of the Red Cross, of the Financial Committee of the King Baudouin Foundation and is a visiting professor at the HUBrussel.