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Paulo Salazar

Head of Emerging Markets Equity

Paulo Salazar joined Candriam in 2015 initially as an equity research analyst covering emerging markets.

He later transitioned into portfolio manager and has been the co-lead for the two main strategies since 2018. In preparation of Jan Boudewijns succession, he was named Head of the team in May 2021.

Prior, Paulo was a private equity associate at The Riverside Company based in Brussels. Prior to that, he worked with equity research for GWI Asset Management, Equitas Investimentos and Banco Itau in Brazil covering several industries in Latin America and the United States.

Paulo earned his B.B.A. in Corporate Finance and Financial Markets from FGV-EAESP in Sao Paulo and has an International Diploma in Finance from University of California, Berkeley Extension.

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Climate Action, Equities, ESG, SRI, Paulo Salazar, Galina Besedina, David Czupryna

ESG in EM Equities: Knitting it all together

25 years of experience in ESG, 25 years of experience in Emerging Markets Equities, and over 15 years of putting it all together. Doubling the Drivers of Performance : Historically, Emerging Markets have been the drivers of global growth. Times are changing - deglobalisation is the new trend – but EMs still are responsible for more than half of our global economic growth.
Climate Action, Highlighted, Galina Besedina, Outlook 2022, Paulo Salazar

Emerging Markets: climate opportunities?

Emerging nations face a dilemma. On the one hand, they have a strong understanding of the need to protect the climate for future generations. Yet the imperatives of today are to improve their societies and living standards, which requires increased energy and electricity at affordable cost.
Equities, Highlighted, Jan Boudewijns, Outlook 2022, Paulo Salazar

New China is here. Truth or a joke?

JPMorgan’s CEO, Jamie Dimon, had to issue a long public apology for his "joke" during a recent trip to Hong Kong.

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