Ayman Ahmed is an assistant portfolio manager and a senior analyst on the Emerging Markets Team with a focus on macro and financial research. His in-depth macro research, idea generation and buy/sell recommendations are leveraged across all three of the strategies managed by the Driehaus Emerging Markets Team. Additionally, specific to the Emerging Markets Multi-Asset strategy, Mr. Ahmed is responsible for structuring and executing directional, relative value and hedge trades across asset classes, including both local and external fixed income, currencies, and interest rates, and for providing depth of leadership to the portfolio management team.
Before joining Driehaus Capital Management in 2015, Mr. Ahmed worked as a junior portfolio manager for Black River Asset Management in emerging markets, particularly in the Latin America, Middle East, North Africa/Sub-Saharan Africa regions. Within these regions, he analyzed and applied sovereign, corporate, local debt, bonds, swaps, and currency trades.
Mr. Ahmed received a B.S. in finance from the University of Minnesota.