Pictet Asset Management has appointed Emrah Kagitcibasi as a senior Investment Manager in the London based Emerging Market Debt team.
Kagitcibasi was previously at Rohatyn Group where he spent seven years as a portfolio manager specialising in EMEA hard and local currency. Before Rohatyn Group, he worked at Bluecrest Capital focusing on emerging markets.
Previously Kagitcibasi held trading positions at Lehman Brothers and JP Morgan covering US and EM interest rates. He began his career in 1992 as a senior auditor in Ernst & Young’s Financial Services Practice.
Simon Lue-Fong, head of Emerging Market Debt, commented: “Emrah’s appointment represents a significant reinforcement of our Emerging Market debt capabilities.”