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Schroders hires Senior Risk Premia Specialist to join Multi-Asset Investment

Schroders Multi-Asset Investments and Portfolio Solutions business is today announcing the appointment of Ugo Montrucchio as a portfolio manager. He will be based at Schroders in London and will take up the post in January 2014.

07/10/2013

Schroders Multi-Asset Investments and Portfolio Solutions business is today announcing the appointment of Ugo Montrucchio as a portfolio manager. He will be based at Schroders in London and will take up the post in January 2014.

Montrucchio joins from the BlackRock Multi-asset Group where he was a director and a lead portfolio manager for its diversified growth and risk-parity strategies. Previous experience includes roles as a fixed income investment analyst at Barings Asset Management and a senior consultant at Barra International Ltd.

Schroders Multi-Asset Investments and Portfolio Solutions business has been selectively adding resources to strengthen its risk premia based multi-asset approach with more than 40 investment professionals now focussed on risk premia research.

Nico Marais, Head of Multi-Asset Investments and Portfolio Solutions at Schroders, commented:

“Ugo has an impressive track record as a senior portfolio manager with many years of practical experience in managing multi-asset portfolios and I am delighted to work with him again.”

Ugo Montrucchio, Portfolio Manager, commented:

“I am excited to join Schroders at such an interesting time in its development. Its highly skilled MultiAsset team is one of the leading in the industry and I am delighted to have been given this opportunity to join them.”

For further information, please contact:

Estelle Bibby, Senior PR Manager, Institutional

Tel:+44 (0)20 7658 3431 / estelle.bibby@schroders.com

Georgina Robertson, PR Manager, International

Tel:+44 (0)20 7658 6168/ georgina.robertson@schroders.com

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