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Andreas Fruschki is a portfolio manager and Head of Thematic Equity with Allianz Global Investors, which he joined in 2005. In his current role he is responsible for multiple global thematic equity funds, including AllianzGI’s SDG-aligned fund range.
Andreas's experience includes running the European Equity Research Department of AllianzGI. He previously held various legal positions in Berlin and also worked as a consultant in the corporate-finance practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Hamburg, Germany. He has an M.B.A., focused on investment management, from the University of Western Sydney. He also has a law degree from Humboldt University, Berlin, and passed his judicial bar exam in 2004. Andreas Fruschki is a CFA charter holder.
Listen to Head of Thematic Equity Andreas Fruschki discuss how investors can make an impact on addressing global water scarcity issues while positioning portfolios to benefit from attractive opportunities in the space.
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) reflect a global consensus on the most urgent environmental and societal issues. A new crop of investments built around the SDGs are helping investors to direct capital into potential growth companies, while also addressing the biggest issues facing the planet.
With rising population and changing lifestyles, drinking water supplies are under increasing pressure. More investment in an increasingly outdated water infrastructure is needed to make more efficient and effective use of this valuable resource.