Standish names Federico Garcia Zamora senior portfolio manager, currency strategies
Standish Mellon Asset Management, the Boston-based fixed income specialist for BNY Mellon, has hired Federico Garcia Zamora as senior portfolio manager of currency strategies.
He will have responsibility for making investment recommendations in global currencies for single sector and multi-sector fixed income strategies.
He also will be responsible for managing Standish's soon-to-be-launched currency absolute return strategies.
In this newly created position, Garcia Zamora (pictured) reports to David Leduc, chief investment officer of Standish.
Garcia Zamora had been a co-manager of the international fixed income, global fixed income and strategic inflation opportunities funds at American Century Investments and previously was a currency strategist and portfolio manager at Lehman Brothers Asset Management.
"Federico has extensive experience developing and implementing currency and currency overlay strategies using both quantitative and fundamental investment approaches," says Leduc. "He joins our growing team of experienced investment professionals supporting our global, emerging, opportunistic and absolute return investment strategies."
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