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RBS Sempra’s Parikh joins Harvard to head commodities


Satu Parikh is set to join the investment management team of Harvard Management Company as managing director and head of commodities. As a senior portfolio manager Parikh will report to Stephen Blyth, head of internal management, and will be responsible for building and leading a portfolio management team focused on commodities.

“Harvard has long had broad exposure to commodities and commodity-related investments, and adding Satu’s leadership and extensive experience will provide extra dimensions to our market perspectives,” said Blyth.

Parikh joins from RBS Sempra Commodities, where he was president and head of trading. Prior to RBS Sempra, Parikh