GLG Partners appoints Sudi Mariappa to lead fixed-income hedge fund offering

September 7th, 2012
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GLG, the Financial Services Authority (“FSA”) authorised and regulated investment manager division of Man Group plc (“Man”) is pleased to announce that Sudi Mariappa will be joining to manage its absolute return fixed income offering.

Sudi worked at Pimco from 2000 to 2010 and was promoted to Managing Director in 2003. He ran the Global Portfolio Team until 2008 and managed a team of investment managers around the globe. Under his oversight, AUM in global portfolios increased from $10bn to $85bn. From 2009 to 2010, Sudi was senior advisor to Pimco, working closely with founder Bill Gross on the firm’s suite of hedge funds and also directed various risk, strategy and advisory projects.

“We are delighted to be hiring a professional of Sudi’s caliber,” said Manny Roman, CEO of GLG and COO of Man. “We look forward to building our business in an asset class which has many attractions for investors in today’s volatile market environment.”

About Man
Man is a world-leading alternative investment management business. It has expertise in a wide range of liquid investment styles including managed futures, equity, credit and convertibles, emerging markets, global macro and multi-manager, combined with powerful product structuring, distribution and client service capabilities. At 30 June 2012, Man managed $52.7 billon.

The original business was founded in 1783. Today, Man Group plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 250 Index with a market capitalization of around £1.4 billion. Man is a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). Man also supports many awards, charities and initiatives around the world, including sponsorship of the Man Booker literary prizes. Further information can be found at www.man.com.
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Related People: ; Bill Gross; Emmanuel "Manny" Roman; Emmanuel Roman; Jason Mackay*; John White; Jon Aisbitt; Mark Jones; Mohamed A. El-Erian; Noam Gottesman*; Pierre Lagrange; Teun Johnston
Related Entities: AHL; Allianz SE; BlueCrest Capital Management; GLG Alpha Select Fund; GLG Partners; GLG Partners Inc; GLG UK Growth; GLG UK Income; GLG UK Select; Man Global Strategies; Man Investments; Pacific Investment Management Company LLC; PIMCO Europe LTD; PIMCO Global Advisers; PIMCO Global Bond Fund; PIMCO Total Return Fund
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