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.
The Growth Markets team is responsible for Allianz Global Investors’ client relationships and business development activities in Africa, Latin America plus the Caribbean and the Middle East including Israel, but also in Turkey and the CIS region.
Client coverage includes among others Central Banks, Sovereign Wealth Funds and other government entities, but also pension funds, corporates and family offices. However, the team members also service regional and multi-national distribution partners, catering to our retail activities in the various regions.
Growth Markets consists of seasoned client service professionals from various countries, with decades of business development, relationship management and client service experience in various geographical regions under their belts, able to communicate professionally in a multitude of different languages. Further credentials include an average of 18 years of capital market experience and a high degree of flexibility and client centricity, professionally advising and servicing a widely diversified, multi-cultural investor base.
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Martin H. Keil
Head of Growth Markets
Countries/Regions covered: Middle East, Africa, Latin America , Taiwan (selected clients)