DUBAI, 17 September 2017 – BMO Global Asset Management recently announced the appointment of Fadi Khoury as the Executive Managing Director, Head of Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Fadi joined in July 2017 and will be based out of BMO Global Asset Management’s representative office in Abu Dhabi.

Reporting directly to Mandy Mannix, Head of Client Management, EMEA, at BMO Global Asset Management, Fadi will have an initial focus on institutional investors based across the GCC, namely government entities including sovereign wealth funds (SWFs), multilateral organisations, central banks and public pension funds. In his new role Fadi will also look to expand the business into family offices, banks, insurance companies and wealth managers.

Commenting on Fadi’s appointment, Mandy Mannix, Head of Client Management, EMEA, BMO Global Asset Management said:
“Fadi’s appointment affirms our commitment to the region and most importantly to our clients. He joins BMO Global Asset Management as we look to enhance the relationships already established in the region, as well as build new ones. Fadi will be pivotal in promoting our highly diversified choice of investment solutions to clients across the region.”

Commenting on his appointment, Fadi Khoury, Executive Managing Director, Head of MENA at BMO Global Asset Management, said:
“I am excited to join BMO Global Asset Management to help expand its offering in the region. My goal is to support investors who put their trust in us whilst also engaging with potential new investors. I am confident that we have the correct platform and suite of products to deliver results.”
Prior to joining BMO Global Asset Management, Fadi was Managing Director for institutional clients in the Middle East at Amundi. Fadi has a Bachelor degree in Engineering and Industrial Management, as well as International Business from the University of Westminster.

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BMO Global Asset Management is a global investment manager with offices in more than 25 cities in 14 countries, delivering service excellence to clients across five continents.

Our four major investment centres in Toronto, Chicago, London and Hong Kong are complemented by a network of world-class boutique managers strategically located across the globe: BMO Real Estate Partners, LGM Investments, Pyrford International Ltd., and Taplin, Canida & Habacht, LLC. BMO Global Asset Management is a signatory of the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment initiative (UNPRI).
BMO Global Asset Management is a part of BMO Financial Group, a highly diversified financial services provider based in North America with total assets of CDN $719 billion, as of April 30, 2017, and over 45,000 employees. BMO Wealth Management has worldwide assets under management of CDN $430 billion as of April 30, 2017.

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