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.
Mr Johri is a Hong Kong-based portfolio manager with Allianz Global Investors. He joined the firm in 2015 and is responsible for providing Indian stock recommendations for regional portfolios. Before joining Allianz Global Investors, he worked at JP Morgan, HSBC Asia Equities and Citi Global Markets. Mr Johri has a bachelor’s degree in information technology from Delhi University, India, and a post-graduate diploma in management (P.G.D.M.) in business management, with a specialization in finance and economics, from the Xavier School of Management, India.
The world’s second-most populous country has launched the world’s biggest exercise in democracy – and reform is on the agenda. Regardless of the short-term noise from these elections, India’s economy looks strong, particularly if the country can take advantage of opportunities arising from US-China trade tensions.