For institutional investors in the UK

Sorin Pirău, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Sorin Pirău is a Portfolio Manager on the Emerging Markets Debt Hard Currency (EMD HC) Team at Janus Henderson Investors. Prior to joining the firm in 2022, he was with Danske Bank Asset Management (DBAM) from 2012, first as an analyst and then a portfolio manager on the EMD HC team from 2013 where he contributed toward the launch of the EMD HC strategy that same year.

Sorin received a BSc degree in economic informatics from the Bucharest University of Economic Studies and an MSc in economics from the University of Copenhagen. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, the CESGA certification and the CFA Institute Certificate in ESG Investing. He is a member of the Principles for Responsible Investment’s Sovereign Debt Advisory Committee and has 10 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Emerging markets debt: Value trap or unfairly tarnished?
Features & Outlooks

Emerging markets debt: Value trap or unfairly tarnished?

High energy and financing costs alongside dollar strength have brewed sovereign default concerns. We look beneath the surface of the asset class.

Case for emerging markets debt hard currency
Analysis & Studies

Case for emerging markets debt hard currency

Diversification and yield are potential benefits of hard currency debt. We explore others alongside the risks of the asset class.