Speakers List - Market Focus 2018: Fixed Income


Lesley Dunn

Investment Manager

Baillie Gifford

Lesley graduated from Strathclyde University with a BSc (Hons) in Maths, Statistics & Economics in 2000. She worked for Scottish Widows Investment Partnership for 15 years, initially in the Investment Grade Team before moving to manage the company’s high yield portfolios. Lesley is an Investment Manager in the High Yield Team & is a CFA charterholder.

Marika Dysenchuk

Investment Specialist, Global Fixed Income, Currency & Commodities (GFICC) Group

J P Morgan Asset Management

Marika Dysenchuk, vice president, is a member of the Global Fixed Income, Currency & Commodities (GFICC) group. Based in London, Marika is an investment specialist covering unconstrained fixed income for both prospective and existing clients. In this role, she is involved in managing client relationships and growing the business, product development, marketing, research and analysis efforts. She also helps manage relationships with some of our Latin American official institutions. An employee since 2011, she previously worked as a commercial banking client associate at Greenwich Associates. Marika holds a B.A. in psychology and art and architectural history from Middlebury College.

Gordon Harding

Fixed Income Specialist Director

UBS Asset Management

Gordon Harding is a Fixed Income Specialist within the Fixed Income team with a focus on Global Credit strategies. In this role he is responsible for communicating our investment capabilities to clients and consultants and providing the link between the fixed income investment team and client relationship manager. Gordon joined UBS Asset Management in August 2016. Prior to this, he worked at M&G Investments in London as an Investment Director in the Fixed Income team, where he was responsible for communicating the team's fixed income strategies to a wide range of clients and prospects. Gordon holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC).

Jasper Sagoo

Vice President

Goldman Sachs Asset Management

Jasper is a portfolio manager in the Emerging Market Debt team within GSAM’s Global Fixed Income team and is based in London. Jasper is responsible for risk budgeting, portfolio construction, risk monitoring and client portfolio management for Emerging Market Debt portfolios. Jasper joined the GSAM Global Fixed Income and Liquidity Solutions team in 2010 where he was initially focused on Global Fixed Income products. Prior to joining GSAM, Jasper spent two years in Investment Consulting with AON Consulting. Jasper graduated from the University College London with a first-class BEng (hons) in Mechanical Engineering with Business Finance and holds the IMC.