HSBC Global Asset Management has appointed Rachida Mourahib as head of fixed income ESG and green research within the global credit research team. Based in Paris, Mourahib will report to Tina Radovic, global head of credit research, while contributing to the firm’s global ESG research efforts headed by Xavier Desmadryl, global head of ESG research.
Mourahib will support all fixed income teams on ESG integration and engagement, while delivering thematic ESG research and specific studies in relation to fixed income investments globally. She will also take on responsibilities for the firm’s global ESG fixed income and green bond approval committees.
Mourahib joined HSBC in 2006 as an ESG analyst and has subsequently worked as an equity and credit Analyst, specializing in pharmaceuticals and local authorities. Prior to this, she was an ESG and corporate governance analyst at BNP Paribas Asset Management.
Established in 2002, HSBC Global Asset Management’s fixed income platform includes 46 analysts globally, specialized by sector and geography. It is the foundation of the firm’s fixed income business, which consists of US$150 billion of assets across investment grade, high yield and securitized credit, in emerging and developed markets.