Chief Investment Officer,
Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance
Mr. Sampath Reddy, Chief Investment Officer of Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance, is the leader and mentor of the investment team that includes Fund Managers, Analysts, and Dealers. The team is focused on maximizing the returns on the various equity and debt funds, while managing risk, in compliance with the regulations. Most of the active equity ULIP funds of Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance are Morningstar 4 or 5 star rated funds in their respective peer categories, indicating superior risk adjusted performance over the long term. Mr. Reddy also actively supports the Company’s sales force and the distribution team in their efforts to grow the customer base.
Mr. Reddy has been associated with Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance since August 2007. He has over two decades of experience in the investment management industry, largely as a portfolio manager. Prior to Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance, he worked with firms such as Principal PNB Asset Management, Voyager, HSBC Securities & Capital Markets and ABN Amro Asia Equities in Mumbai. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and followed by MBA. Mr. Reddy is also a CFA charter holder from the CFA Institute, USA.
Mr. Reddy keeps engaging himself in various workshops, forums etc. as part of continuing education initiatives conducted by the investment industry and academia. He has attended the Investment Management Workshop at Harvard Business School. He is also involved as a faculty member in grading the examinations conducted by the CFA Institute, USA. He is a member of the Board of the CFA Society, India. He is also a member of Index Advisory Committee (Equity) of National Stock Exchange (NSE), India.