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Paulo Salazar

Head of Emerging Markets Equity

Head of Emerging Markets Equities since 2022 and Co-Head since 2021, Paulo Salazar has been with Candriam's EM Equities Team since 2015, as both a Portfolio Manager and a Senior Equity Research Analyst.

Prior to joining Candriam, Paulo worked as a private equity associate at The Riverside Company and as an equity research analyst at firms including Equitas and Banco Itaú.

He has been involved in the financial markets since 2006, covering several industries in Latin America, the US, and elsewhere. Paulo earned his BBA in Corporate Finance and Financial Markets from FGV-EAESP in Sao Paulo and holds an International Diploma in Finance from University of California, Berkeley Extension. Brazilian by birth, he is a Portuguese citizen, and a resident of Belgium.

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

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

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, Emerging Markets

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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