Mirabaud Asset Management has recruited André Broijl, Bert Hospers, Sai Kit Lam and George Luijkx from Syntrus Achmea Asset Management in the Netherlands to join its fixed income team in London which is headed by Andrew Lake.
This new credit team has been operating for almost a decade, they have successfully managed over €4bn of institutional mandates for Dutch pension funds, building one of the most reputable track records in the global investment grade credit universe.
“Our strengths come from the complementary skill sets within the team which have been refined over many years together with our individual sectorial experience” said André Broijl. Mirabaud Asset Management provides us with a great platform which blends entrepreneurial values with a long term vision for asset management and a true institutional framework” said Bert Hospers and Sai Kit Lam.
“This addition to our fixed income team clearly demonstrates further commitment to the growth of wider ranging skills within the asset management business, this gives Mirabaud’s clients access to even more capabilities for the future” said Andrew Lake, Head of Fixed Income at Mirabaud Asset Management
The team will report to Andrew Lake and will be in charge of various mandates and fund solutions for Mirabaud’s clients in the investment grade credit arena.
Lionel Aeschlimann, CEO of Mirabaud Asset Management declared: “We are proud to have such a robust team joining our group as it confirms that a boutique asset manager with a focused approach and a clear strategy can hire the best talent in the industry”
Before joining Mirabaud, Broijl spent almost ten years at Syntrus Achmea where he managed various credit portfolios. Before this, André started his career at Robeco and subsequently at ING Investment Management in the credit team.
Before joining Mirabaud, Hospers joined Syntrus Achmea in 2001 where he also managed various fixed income portfolios with a particular focus on credit since 2006.