LGIM expands fixed income team
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has announced the appointment of Omar Saeed (pictured) as a senior portfolio manager within its global fixed income team.
Saeed joins LGIM from Zurich-based where he managed $1.5bn (€1.33bn) in high yield funds and absolute return portfolios.
He joins a team of 70 fixed income professionals, actively managing in excess of £120bn (€162.33bn) in fixed income mandates, and will report to Anton Eser, co-head of Global Fixed Income at LGIM.
Eser said: “Omar’s appointment adds further depth to our ability to dynamically manage multi-strategy and absolute return credit products across all fixed income asset classes globally.”