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Carmignac builds emerging market team with Gao hire from CQS


Carmignac Gestion, the €50 billion Paris-based asset manager led by Edouard Carmignac, has added to its emerging market equities team with the appointment of Alan Gao, who joins the firm this month from CQS.

Gao covered pan-Asian equity and bond markets at CQS, and will continue to focus on Asia in his role as an analyst for the Asian market at Carmignac, specialising in China. He has previously worked at HSBC in Hong Kong and mainland China, where he specialised in emerging credit risk, Chinese regulations and the leading economic sectors.

Gao joined Carmignac this month and is the