Unigestion Names ex-PIMCO Exec Ravano Chairman of Uni-Global SICAV

Nov 23 2016 | 6:15pm ET

Boutique asset manager Unigestion has named financial industry veteran Emanuele Ravano as chairman of the company’s UNI-GLOBAL SICAV.

Ravano will work closely with Unigestion’s senior management team and will be influential in mentoring and supporting Unigestion’s distribution initiatives, the company said in a statement. 

Ravano has over 30 years of experience in the global financial arena. His track record of active portfolio management includes 13 years as head of global wealth & portfolio Management at PIMCO and 16 years as head of European fixed income at Credit Suisse.

“Emanuele’s vast sector knowledge and dedication to delivering measurable results will help us build on our existing strong client relationships and form new ones in the future,” said Bernard Sabrier, Group Chairman of Unigestion. “We are very pleased he is joining the team.”

Unigestion’s Luxembourg-domiciled SICAV comprises of 13 subfunds spanning equity, absolute return and alternative risk premia strategies. The Geneva-based firm as a whole was founded in 1971 and manages $20.6 billion across equity, multi-asset investing, private equity and alternatives. 

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