HSBC GAM hires European equity fund manager
HSBC Global Asset Management has appointed Samir Essafri as portfolio manager within the European equity team.
Based in Paris, he will be in charge of pan-European funds including the HSBC Gif European Equity fund, worth €85.7m of assets under management as of end March 2018.
Essafri joins from Amundi where he was a co-portoflio manager of the Amundi Actions Europe fund alongside Frédéric Le Meaux.
Formerly, he was a co-portfolio manager of the Carmignac Grande Europe and held roles of European equity analyst at KBL Richelieu and AXA IM.