Invesco's former head of emerging market debt, Claudia Calich has joined UK asset manager M&G, bolstering the group's retail fixed interest team.
Calich joins M&G on 18 October 2013, reporting to Citywire + rated manager Jim Leaviss.
Calich has over 20 years of experience in emerging markets investment and due to a stellar performance over the course of 2008, the Brazilian was named as a Star Manager in Citywire Global's May 2008 edition.
Following a difficult period in the subsequent four years, she was profiled again for the Performance Clinic feature in October 2012.
On the appointment Leaviss, head of M&G retail fixed interest and manager of the M&G Global Macro Bond fund said: ‘Claudia will bring a wealth of experience in emerging markets debt that will help deepen and broaden our team’s coverage.’