Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva, has appointed Julie Zhuang as a portfolio manager in its global equities team. She is based in London and reports to Mikhail Zverev, Head of Global Equities.Zhuang will work closely with the existing team of five global equities portfolio managers, contributing ideas to a range of global active equity strategies managed by the team. She joins from UBS Investment Bank, where she was a research analyst focused on the European luxury goods sector. Previously, she held research roles at Barclays covering European luxury goods and retail.
Mikhail Zverev, Head of Global Equities at Aviva Investors, says: “We are pleased to welcome Julie to Aviva Investors. Her experience, sector expertise and new analytical perspectives are a great addition to our active, high conviction investment approach and will help us continue to deliver strong investment performance to our clients.”