The Pictet Group is announcing the appointment of Raymond Sagayam as the 47th Managing Partner in the 218-year history of the firm, effective 1 January 2024.
Raymond Sagayam joined Pictet Asset Management (PAM) in 2010 as Head of Total Return Fixed Income to build and expand the firm’s long-short credit capabilities. His strong investment and management track record led him to be appointed Chief Investment Officer of Fixed Income for PAM and a member of its Executive Committee in 2017. In addition to these responsibilities, he was named Equity Partner of the Group in 2018 and Head of PAM London in 2022.
Prior to joining Pictet, Raymond was a Managing Director at Swiss Re Asset Management in London. He has more than 25 years of industry experience, with a focus on fixed-income investing across all major geographies.
Raymond grew up in Washington D.C., Kuala Lumpur, Beijing, Singapore, and London. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and a Master’s in Contemporary Theology from the University of London. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst.
“We’re very pleased to invite Raymond to join the Board of Partners. He is a citizen of the world, but above all, he is a Pictet person with great expertise and team spirit. As we build our partnership for the next generation, he adds further investment leadership, international perspective, and positive energy.”Renaud de Planta, Senior Managing Partner at Pictet.
The appointment is pending formal regulatory approval.