Catella attracts Brummer & Partners manager

Jonathan Boyd
Catella attracts Brummer & Partners manager

Catella’s Swedish asset mangement business has appointed Henrik Gripenvik portfolio manager to boost its capabilities in equity research and long/short management.

Gripenvik previously worked for nine years as an analyst at Futuris Asset Management, which is part of the Brummer & Partners group. He was a partner at the company for the past two years, focused on analysis of engineering companies. Before that he worked at Handelsbanken.

Erik Kjellgren, head of the Swedish fund operations at Catella said: “We are pleased and proud to be able to announce Henrik as portfolio manager at Catella. Catella has high ambitions for its portfolio management and, with his solid background in equity research, Henrik will be an excellent complement to the existing team.”

“Catella has grown significantly in fund management in recent years, and we are now further strengthening the team in order to develop the business. We have chosen to recruit an individual with extensive experience in equity research since we conduct active management of both long and short positions, and with large variation from index.”