Darren Walker added as manager on Finisterre fund
Finisterre Capital, has appointed Darren Walker as portfolio manager on the Finisterre Global Opportunity Fund.
Formerly managing director at JPMorgan Chase, and manager of an emerging markets potfolio, Walker will report to Yan Swiderski, a Finisterre partner and the lead portfolio manager on the Global Opportunity Fund.
Prior to joining JPMorgan Chase in 2010, Mr Walker was a managing director at Credit Suisse, whre he started in the Russian Local Market business, based in both London and Moscow, before taking responsibility for the EEMEA trading operation in 2003, handling FX, local rates, derivative products and external debt.
Swidersk said: “Our intention with this appointment has been to strengthen the management team on the Global Opportunity Fund. Darren brings a wealth of experience and a background in Emerging Markets trading that is unparalleled. I look forward greatly to working with him.”