Pankaj Shah

Pankaj Shah - Senior Portfolio ManagerSenior portfolio manager, Fixed Income, Multi Asset Solutions, BNP Paribas Asset Management

Pankaj Shah has over 25 years of experience in asset management. Prior to his current position, Pankaj fulfilled various roles. From 2012 to mid-2014 he was head of Fund of Funds UK, within the Multi Asset Solutions team. From 2009 to 2012, he was head of Portfolio Management at FundQuest UK, an affiliate of BNP Paribas Asset Management. Previously Pankaj was deputy chief investment officer for Multi-Management at Fortis Investments (2007-2012) and deputy head of Global Fixed Income at Fortis Investments (2003-2007). Pankaj was also member of the fixed-income investment teams at ABN Amro Asset Management, WestLB Asset Management and Zurich Investments/Scudder Investments. He also spent six years as the deputy head of Global Bonds and Currencies at Paribas Asset Management. Pankaj began his career at Sumitomo Finance as a euroyen bond market-maker in 1987.

Pankaj attained a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree with 1st class honours from London University in 1980 and later achieved an MBA in Finance, receiving a distinction from City Business School in 1987. Since 2009, Pankaj is a Chartered Financial Planner and fellow of the Personal Finance Society.