William Blair has been appointed to manage an emerging market equities mandate for Danske Capital, a Danish institutional investor.
The Emerging Markets Leaders strategy is managed by Todd McClone and Jeff Urbina. The team employs a fundamental bottom-up approach investing in equities issued by high quality large and medium capitalised emerging market companies characterised by by above-average growth potential and profitability.
Tom Ross, head of European Distribution at William Blair, said: “We are very honored to secure this appointment and look forward to building a successful partnership with Danske Capital. It reflects the significant interest we have received from European institutional investors as a result of our long heritage and track record of successfully managing unconstrained equities strategies.”