Fernando Manrique, CFA, CAIA
Fernando Manrique has 17 years of experience in the capital markets, with more than 15 of them in the Private Pension System (SPP) in Peru. He started his investment career in 2005 as an equity trader in AFP Horizonte where, in 2008, he was promoted as the Portfolio Manager of International Equities and Alternative Investments. In 2010, he became Head of Equities and member of the Investment Committee until August 2013 when AFP Horizonte was bought by Sura and Scotiabank. In AFP Integra (Sura) Fernando was assigned the bottom-up Portfolio as Head of Analysis. From April 2014 until October 2017, he was the Head of Equities of Prima AFP managing directly around US$ 7Bn. Both in Integra and Prima Fernando was a member of the Investment Committee. Throughout his career, Fernando has been a pioneer in the SPP leading the first investment of any AFP in products like Equity and Commodities Options, Futures, and Securities Lending. For the first 2 months of 2018 Fernando was hired as an external Finance and Corporate Governance advisor for the first FIBRA (REIT) in Peru which was launched in November 2018. He also was the Head of the Equity platform in Latam at HMC Asset Management. Since 2020 he is the Head of Bottom-Up Investments in Public Markets at AFP Integra, a US$ 17Bn pension fund in Peru. He holds the CFA and CAIA designations and is a founding member of the CFA Society in Peru. He will get a MSc degree in Major Programme Management at the Said Business School at the University of Oxford later this year. He has post-graduate studies in Portfolio Management in Wharton Executive Education School and also has a Professional degree in Business Administration from Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola.