x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 26 July 2017

Adia appoints new global head of internal equities

The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority has appointed Gregory Eckersley as global head of internal equities.

The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (Adia) said today that it has appointed Gregory Eckersley as the global head of internal equities.

Mr Eckersley will be responsible, alongside senior management, for developing and implementing investment strategy for the Internal Equities Department, as well as overseeing the activities of all internally-managed portfolios. His role will also include oversight of risk management and due diligence processes.

Based in Abu Dhabi, Mr Eckersley will report to Mohamed Darwish Al Khoori, the executive director of the Internal Equities Department.

Commenting on the appointment, Mr Khoori said: "Gregory is a highly astute investor with a flexible yet disciplined approach. He has a proven track record of managing large teams of investment professionals across multiple markets, and we are very pleased to welcome him to our team."

 

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