HSBC AM adds Senior Portfolio Manager to EMD team
HSBC Asset Management has appointed Caroline Keany as a Senior Portfolio Manager within the Emerging Markets Debt (EMD) investment team. Based in London, Keany joined on 6 September and reports to Bryan Carter, Head of Global Emerging Market Debt.
In her new role, Caro Keany line will join Julio Obeso as co-manager of all the firm’s EM corporate debt strategies, following the successful growth of its EM corporate and green bond assets.
With over 20 years’ experience, Keany joins from EMSO Asset Management, where she held several roles. Most recently, she was Senior Portfolio Manager and Partner responsible for directing a team of analysts and leading EM corporate debt investments for the firm’s total return hedge funds. Keany previous investment roles were as a Portfolio Manager at Dillon Read Capital Management (now UBS Securities) and as a credit analyst at Moore Capital.
Carter says: “Caroline has an exceptional background in managing EM corporate debt investments, both investment grade and high yield - particularly in alpha-generating hedge fund strategies. Her knowledge and experience will be essential in enabling our clients to explore the many opportunities that investing in EMD brings.”
Keany adds: “I’m excited to be joining a firm and a team that prioritises fundamental research, core principles and values, and has a long term vision for the EM corporate credit asset class.”