17 January 2024
Janus Henderson Investors is today announcing that it has strengthened its business in Latin America with the appointment of Christian Constandse who will lead the firm’s sales efforts in Mexico. Christian started working with Janus Henderson on the 15 January 2024, is based in Mexico City and reports to Ignacio De La Maza, Head of EMEA Intermediary & LatAm.
In this new role, Christian will be pivotal in expanding Janus Henderson’s presence in Mexico as part of the firm’s strategic growth initiatives in Latin America. Christian will be responsible for leading the firm’s efforts to build and strengthen relationships with key stakeholders, driving the firm’s wholesale and institutional business in the region and establishing the firm’s first office in Mexico, subject to all relevant regulatory approvals.
Christian has been in the industry for over 18 years and brings a wealth of experience in public and corporate pensions and the wider institutional market. He previously worked at Blackrock where he was most recently head of their institutional business in Mexico. Prior to that he held roles at both GBM, where he was Head of Equity Portfolio Management, and Banco de Mexico where he was an Economist. Christian is a CFA charterholder, has a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Universidad de las Americas Puebla and a master’s degree in Economics from UC San Diego. He is fluent in both English and Spanish.
Commenting on the appointment, Ignacio De La Maza, Head of EMEA Intermediary & LatAm said:
“I am delighted that Christian has chosen to join Janus Henderson in this exciting phase of growth for us. Latin America is a strategically important region for the firm, one where we continue to see tremendous potential for growth, and Christian’s extensive experience and network will enable us to continue to expand our presence in Mexico and reach more clients. I look forward to working with him to continue to deliver for our clients and to build deeper and stronger relationships with our partners in this key market.
Janus Henderson Investors
Nicole Mullin, Director of Media Relations
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