Allianz Global Investors (“AllianzGI”), one of the world’s leading active investment managers, announced today the appointment of Virginie Maisonneuve as its new Global CIO Equity. Joining AllianzGI this week, Virginie will succeed Steve Berexa who will retire at the end of 2021. She will be based out of AllianzGI’s London office from September onwards.
Virginie brings with her a 30 plus year track record of performance, team leadership and innovation in the field of investments. She has previously held portfolio management and CIO positions for companies including Eastspring, Pimco, Schroders, Clay Finlay, Batterymarch, State Street Research and Martin Currie in various parts of the world including Singapore, New York, Boston, San Francisco and London. During this time, she has pioneered investing in areas such as China, “Quanta-mental”, Thematics, ESG and Climate Change.
AllianzGI manages EUR 160bn (as at 31 March 2021) in Equity portfolios for retail and institutional clients globally. All investing is active and ESG risk assessed.
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