Gilles is a Partner and Head of Risk Services at Coremont. Prior to joining Brevan Howard in September 2007 as a Senior Risk Officer, Gilles was a Director in Risk Management at Daiwa Securities SMBC Europe Limited (2000-2007). Gilles previously worked at Paine Webber International (UK) Limited as a Risk Analyst (1998-2000) and Berliner Handels- Und Frankfurter Bank AG as Assistant Treasurer (1992-1998). Gilles holds a PhD in Economic Sciences from Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.