Head of Emerging Markets Debt Nordea Asset Management
Nordea Asset Management
Presentation: How Sustainable are Emerging Markets?
ESG matters even more in Emerging Markets, both in terms of risks and opportunities.
While data reliability and availability are improving, it is still crucial to undertake your own analysis and engage with companies/countries on ESG issues.
Nordea’s STARS equity and fixed income strategies are at the forefront of fully integrating ESG considerations into fundamental analysis – from idea generation to valuation.
Want to discover more? Make sure to join us for our breakout session with the managers of our ‘Towards Sustainability’ labelled funds.
Thede joined Nordea Asset Management in 2014. In 2016 he was appointed Head of Nordea Asset Management’s EM Debt team. In 2018 he joined the UN PRI Fixed Income Advisory Committee. Thede started his investment career at ING Investment Management (now NN IP) in the Netherlands in 2007. He has an extensive international background including work experiences in Emerging Markets such as South Africa and Afghanistan, as well as, at the United Nations in New York. Thede holds an MSc in Business and Development Studies from the Copenhagen Business School, participated in the MBA program of Toronto´s Schulich School of Business and holds a BBA from the International Business School in Groningen and a BBA from University in Macau.
Nordea Asset Management:
Nordea Asset Management (NAM, AuM 204bn EUR*), is part of the Nordea Group, the largest financial services group in the Nordic region (AuM 280bn EUR*). NAM offers European and global investors’ exposure to a broad set of investment funds. We serve a wide range of clients and distributors which include banks, asset managers, independent financial advisors and insurance companies.
Nordea Asset Management has a presence in Bonn, Brussels, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Helsinki, London, Luxembourg, Madrid, Milan, New York, Oslo, Paris, Santiago de Chile, Singapore, Stockholm, Vienna and Zurich. Nordea’s local presence goes hand in hand with the objective of being accessible and offering the best service to clients.
Nordea’s success is based on a sustainable and unique multi-boutique approach that combines the expertise of specialised internal boutiques with exclusive external competences allowing us to deliver alpha in a stable way for the benefit of our clients. NAM solutions cover all asset classes from fixed income and equity to multi asset solutions, and manage local and European as well as US, global and emerging market products.