Renaissance has appointed Daniel Salter as Head of EMEA Strategy.
With a proven track record in the EMEA space, and more than 15 years investment experience, spent living and working in London and Moscow, on both the buy and sell sides, Salter will further strengthen Renaissance Capital’s market-leading research franchise.
Salter joins from UniCredit where he worked from 2010-2012 as Head of EMEA Equity Strategy and Head of Russian Equity Research, responsible for mainstream and frontier markets. His remit included country and sector allocation, bottom-up stock selection, investor flows and quantitative screening, with a focus on thematic research. In 2002-2010 Salter worked in a similar capacity as Head of EMEA Equity Strategy, Head of Russia & CIS Equity Research at ING. Prior to that, he led ABN AMRO’s equity business in Russia, including sales, trading and research, having started his career as a portfolio manager for emerging markets equities at Deutsche Asset Management.
David Nangle, Head of Research, Renaissance Capital, commented: 'Daniel is a top addition to the Firm’s research team and franchise, and is a perfect fit for our EMEA regional focus. Daniel will add a healthy top- down lawyer of strategic research to what is recognised as one of the best on-the-ground, bottom-up research products in the EMEA space. He will drive our EMEA strategy as well as key country level strategy product in key markets, including Russia and South Africa'.