Allianz Global Investors, one of the world’s leading active asset managers, announced today the appointment of Matt Christensen as Global Head of Sustainable and Impact Investing. In this role, he will accelerate the growth of Impact Investing as part of the company’s growing private markets platform; lead the continued integration of ESG factors across AllianzGI’s existing range of public markets products, including stewardship activities; and support the development of new SRI products.
David Finger is a Senior Portfolio Manager, Thematic Equity at Allianz Global Investors. He joined the firm in 2006 and became part of the European Research department in 2008, having previously worked as an Executive Assistant to the Global CIO. Initially he focused on the materials sector and is currently responsible for Metals & Mining strategies and the Allianz Smart Energy fund.
David holds a diploma from the University of Passau, Germany in International Cultural and Business Studies. He also performed additional coursework at Universidad Católica de Córdoba in Argentina and is a CFA Charterholder.