Barings Scandella to manage global EM portfolio


Barings Asset Management (Barings) has announced that Jean Louis Scandella, currently head of equities, will become co-manager on several manadates, including the firm’s Global Emerging Markets fund.

Ken Lambden, CIO at Barings said: “Jean-Louis has extensive experience of emerging market equities, and has been working closely and actively with Barings’ emerging market teams since joining the firm.”

Scadella will manage the fund alongside William Palmer and Isabelle Irish. He joined Barings in May 2014 from Comgest, he has 19 years of experience in emerging market equities.