Bernard Herman

Bernard Herman
Bernard Herman

Independent Director
The Directors' Office

19, rue de Bitbourg
L-1273 Luxembourg

Phone : (+352) 26 00 21 490
 Fax : (+352) 26 00 21 499

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Bernard Herman is a Partner of The Directors’ Office, the leading practice of independent Directors in Luxembourg.

Bernard is a senior investment professional with an extensive background in asset management covering all the main aspects of investment management, asset and liability management and risk management.

Bernard Herman has over 22 years of experience in the financial sector, most of which he spent with the Dexia Group. Prior to joining the Dexia Group, Bernard worked in Brussels, New York and London for Chase Manhattan Bank. Over the past few years, Bernard has occupied a number of independent directorships with major investment firms.


English and French

Education and studies

Master in Economics

1980 - Namur University

Professional activities

Independent Director
2007 to date - A number of financial and commercial organisations
Head of Operations & Markets
2005 to 2007 - Dexia Private Banking
Head of Market Risk
2003 to 2004 - Dexia BIL
Head of Dexia Securities
2002 - Dexia BIL
CEO & Board Director
1999 to 2001 - Dexia Asset Management
Head of Institutional & Corporate Banking
1996 to 1999 - Dexia BIL
Head of Portfolio Strategy Group
1993 to 1996 - Dexia BIL
Head of Treasury and Portfolio Management
1991 to 1993 - Cregem, Crédit Communal de Belgique