Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has hired Rahul Khasgiwale as a senior investment specialist based in the Toronto office. Rahul will work closely with Aviva Investors’ strategic partners and clients in North America with a focus on our multi-strategy capabilities and outcome oriented solutions.
Rahul joins the team with 14 years of experience in the financial services industry. Before joining Aviva, Rahul was the Investment Director for Multi-Asset solutions at Manulife Asset Management. Prior to that, he was an Absolute Return Investment Director at Standard Life Investments focused on retail and institutional clients and consultants in Canada. Rahul began his investment career at HSBC Global Asset Management, where he held a variety of senior investment roles based in the UK, Switzerland, the Middle East and Canada across a twelve-year period.
Rahul is a CFA charter holder and also holds the CAIA designation. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from Nottingham University where he also studied medicine and surgery. Rahul practiced as a medical doctor in the UK National Health Service before a successful career change to the investment industry in 2001.
Rob Ranges, Head of Americas Business Development, said, “We are delighted to have Rahul on our team. His extensive experience working with investors, his deep understanding of outcome oriented solutions and client needs, and his experience helping clients achieve outcomes via multi-asset solutions is aligned with Aviva Investors’ value proposition. He will further enable us to provide our North American clients and strategic partners with exceptional support.”