Rotterdam / London, 19 April 2017 - Robeco is pleased to announce that Juan Carlos Briones has been appointed Director, Consultant Relations with immediate effect. He will be based in Robeco’s London office, and report to Peter Walsh, Global Head of Consultant Relations and Head of Robeco UK.
Before joining Robeco, Juan Carlos worked at Pimco where he served as Senior Vice President of the firm’s Consultant Relations Group for over six years. With 16 years of investment and financial services experience, he has developed strong ties with key global and UK research and field consultants. Juan Carlos is a CFA charterholder and holds an MBA from London Business School, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Management Engineering from the Ateneo de Manila University.
Peter Walsh, Head of Robeco UK said, “We are delighted that Juan Carlos has joined the team. He brings with him many years of experience in the industry. We have strong momentum to grow our London operations, building upon our key capabilities in the areas of Sustainability Integration, Credit and Quantitative Investing.”
Robeco has a long track record in the UK institutional market and currently has approximately GBP 5.4 bln in assets under management (as at 31 December 2016) from UK clients, mainly in fixed income, private equity, low-volatility equity and emerging market equity strategies. Key clients include local authorities, corporate pension schemes and Insurers. As at 31 December 2016, Robeco had GBP 118 bln in assets under management.