SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

Lorenzo Garcia  Head of EMEA Client Investment Solutions - Columbia Threadneedle Investments 

Lorenzo is responsible for developing and growing Columbia Threadneedle Investments’ solutions business within EMEA and APAC. He is also responsible for Portfolio Construction and Research at a Global level for Investment Solutions. In this role, Lorenzo helps deliver the firm’s investment capabilities and expertise to meet our clients’ investment requirements, leading the design and implementation of solutions and working closely with our global investment and distribution teams to build client-focused products. Lorenzo joined Columbia Threadneedle after more than 12 years’ with Blackrock Investment Managers where his most recent role was Head of EMEA Institutional and Retail Portfolio Management, ETF and Index Investments, overseeing in excess of £370 billion within 170 portfolios. Prior to that, Lorenzo was Head of Blackrock’s EMEA and APAC Multi-Asset Risk and Quantitative Analysis team, responsible for the oversight of International Multi-Asset and Client Solutions Mandates and working extensively with clients in relation to portfolio construction, risk analysis and risk advice. Lorenzo holds a BA (Hons) in Business Management and Administration from the University of Murcia, Spain, as well as a Diploma in International Business from University College of Dublin, Ireland. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation as well as the Financial Risk Management (FRM) designation awarded by the Global Association of Risk Professionals.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

 

Irish Pension Fund Investment & Current Issues             

June 11, 2019

The Westbury, Dublin

Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

June 18, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds             

July 11, 2019                                    Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Credit & Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds  

September 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Alternative & Innovative Investment Strategies Conference for Pension Funds 

September 12, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London   

ESG Investments & Issues for Dutch Pension Funds

September 24, 2019

Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam 

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 3, 2019

7A Strandvägen, Stockholm

Property & Infrastructure Investment Strategies for Pension Funds 

October 10, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds                  

November 7, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

ESG & Topical Investment Issues for Local Authority Pension Investors

November 14, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds 

November 21, 2019

The Met Hotel, Leeds

Private Equity & Debt Investors' Annual Seminar

December 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

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