London (PRWEB UK) 9 May 2013
EMEA Capital the independent asset management firm, announces the appointment of Can Uran as Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer. Can will work alongside EMEA Capital’s Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Osman Semerci, in the firm’s London office.
Can joins EMEA Capital from UBS where he was global co-head of emerging markets trading for three years, responsible for all credit, rates and foreign exchange products in Latin America, Central/Eastern Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. He was also a member of the global fixed income, currencies and commodities executive committee.
Between 2007 and 2010, Can worked at Merrill Lynch, latterly running emerging markets credit trading for Central/Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Prior to Merrill Lynch, Can spent 11 years at Goldman Sachs in buy-side and sell-side trading roles including head of capital structure trading, head of credit and convertibles trading for Asia, Japan and Australia and head of illiquid credit trading for Europe.
Can began his trading career in 1993 at Morgan Stanley's derivative products group in New York. He holds degrees in economics and mechanical engineering as well as a master’s degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
EMEA Capital is an independent asset management firm with offices in the United Kingdom and Switzerland. The firm targets superior risk-adjusted returns for institutional as well as private clients through the EMEA Capital Global Income Fund, which invests in fixed income securities primarily in the global financials sector. In addition, it provides integrated and customised wealth management services to private clients through managed accounts and bespoke solutions.