Madalena Teixeira, senior portfolio manager at Lisbon-based financial adviser boutique ASK WM, is leaving the firm to join BPI Vida e Pensões, a division of the Portuguese bank Banco BPI.
In her new role, Teixeira will be responsible for running pension plans at BPI while selecting funds and also being involved in direct investments.
She was a portfolio manager for ASK WM since 2015, where she was responsible for the firm's portfolio investment decisions, which included both asset allocation and portfolio tailoring activities. Prior to that, she was also a portfolio manager at Barclays for seven years.
ASK was launched in 2008 and had AuM of €50m as of February 2019. The firm is headquartered in Lisbon and has offices in Brazil, Angola and Switzerland - through a partnership with TASK Wealth Management.
Teixeira is also the Iberia representative for the Association of Professional Fund Investors (APFI), where she works on ESG and diversity promotion.