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Insight hires multi-asset specialist from Architas

Insight Investment has poached multi-asset specialist Shantanu Tandon from Axa’s multimanager Architas.

Tandon joins Insight in October 2010 and will focus on investment research and selection across Insight’s diversified and multi-asset funds.

He will also be involved in external investment selection decisions for Insight’s institutional multi-asset portfolios, working under head of Insight’s multi-asset group Mike Pinggera.

He held fund management and research responsibilities at Axa including at Winterthur and Axa Life.



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