Coface North America has announced the appointment of Ruben Nizard as Economist for the North American Region, including the US and Canada.
In this role, Nizard will be responsible for providing analysis of the North American economy, including analysis of the impacts caused by current trends and global economic influences.
Coface explained that the appointment is consistent with its objective to enhance its leadership in its core Trade Credit Insurance business as laid out in the Build to Lead Strategic Plan.
Nizard is expected to upgrade customer service quality by providing economic analysis through direct interactions and Coface Country Risk conferences.
He will also be part of economic events and roundtables, as well as forums to the public.
Nizard originally joined Coface in 2016 with the Group Economic Research Department located in Bois-Colombes, France.
He has five years experience in financial analysis, and for the last three years has been responsible for the Coface country risk analysis of Africa as well as contributing his expertise to the Coface analysis of the oil market and the Coface Political Risk Index.