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Schroders hires Emerging Market specialist to Global Economics team

Schroders has appointed Craig Botham as Emerging Market Economist on the Global Economics team. 


Schroders has appointed Craig Botham as Emerging Market Economist on the Global Economics team. Craig joined Schroders in June 2013, focusing on the monitoring and analysis of emerging market economies. He reports to Chief Economist, Keith Wade.

Previously, Craig worked in the Macroprudential Analysis team at the Prudential Regulatory Authority, where he focused on analysing country risk. He had previously worked in a similar role for the Financial Services Authority, undertaking a secondment to the International Monetary Fund, where he monitored and reported on market relevant events for EMEA and developed market sovereigns.

Keith Wade, Chief Economist, said:

“We are pleased to welcome Craig to the economics team at Schroders. His experience in monitoring and reporting on EMEA markets while at the IMF and PRA will prove invaluable in his new role, and the addition of an Emerging Markets specialist to the economics team will allow us to provide more detailed and in-depth analysis on the region in the future.”

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