By Emily Lai
SYZ Asset Management appoints Hartwig Kos as Co-Head of the multi-asset team where he would co-manage the team with Fabrizio Quirighetti and also serve as Vice CIO of SYZ Asset Management. The appointment would start on 15 October 2015.
Kos will take up the role of lead manager for the Oyster Multi-Asset Diversified Fund and run the fund with his team of seven in London. Quirighetti and his team in Geneva will manage the Oyster Multi-Asset Absolute Return EUR and Oyster Absolute Return GBP and Fixed Income strategies.
“SYZ Asset Management has an excellent reputation and a convincing track record in the competitive field of multi-asset management. I am delighted to be a part of this team and join a Group with a strong investment culture and a human dimension,” says Kos.
Kos was Director in Global Multi-Asset Group at Baring Asset Management, responsible for managing the Baring Euro Dynamic Asset Allocation Fund and the co-manager of the Baring Dynamic Emerging Market Fund.
“I am pleased to have hired Hartwig Kos. He is an investment professional who is highly respected by his peers and his renowned experience in active allocation management adds value to our fund management team,” says Katia Coudray, CEO of SYZ Asset Management. BM