Schroders has appointed Jean-Christophe Alario as quantitative analyst within its fixed income team.
Reporting to Paul Grainger, head of Global Multi-Sector Fixed Income, he will be responsible for developing models and tools aimed at supporting the fixed income team’s investment process.
Prior to joining Schroders, Alario was a senior investment risk manager at Pictet Asset Management. He has previously held roles at Rogge Global Partners, Primergy Capital Partners LLP and RAB Capital.
Also Schroders announced that Marcus Jennings has joined the fixed income team in the newly created role of strategist, responsible for providing in-depth analysis of global markets and economies.
Jennings will report to Bob Jolly, head of Global Macro Strategy. Before he was a graduate within the economics team at Schroders.
Philippe Lespinard, co-head of Fixed Income said: “The hires of Jean-Christophe and Marcus help to further grow and strengthen our fixed income business. Both bring with them significant skills and expertise which make them a perfect fit for the team.
“We anticipate that the arrival of Jean-Christophe will enhance our quantitative research. This, together with the expanded in-depth analysis of global markets and economies from Marcus Jennings, will further improve our investment proposition for our clients.”