- Moudy El Khodr and Kris Hermie join a Brussels-based team of eight investors
- They will report to Nicolas Simar, Head of the Equity Value boutique
ING Investment Management International (ING IM) has announced two senior appointments to its High Dividend strategies. Moudy El Khodr has been appointed Senior Portfolio Manager for the US High Dividend strategy and Kris Hermie, Senior Portfolio Manager for the Global High Dividend strategy.
Moudy and Kris, both of whom previously worked as part of ING IM’s Equity Value boutique, join a Brussels-based team of eight investors with an average of 19 years of experience. They will report to Nicolas Simar, Head of the Equity Value boutique.
Nicolas Simar, Head of the Equity Value boutique: “We’re very pleased to welcome these talented investors back to ING IM. Both Moudy and Kris have excellent track records and these appointments give us the opportunity to further strengthen this quality team.”
Moudy, who started in mid-April, has 16 years of experience in the industry, including 10 years at ING IM where he assisted in the development of the company’s High Dividend strategies. He re-joins ING IM after two and a half years with Petercam, where he managed the North America Equity Dividend strategy and co-managed the Global Equity Dividend strategy.
Previously at ING IM, Moudy was lead Portfolio Manager on ING (L) Invest Global High Dividend from 2006 till 2011 and on ING (L) Invest US High Dividend from 2006 to 2009.
Kris has 16 years of investment experience, four of these with ING IM as manager of the Global High Dividend strategy. He re-joins from Petercam, where for the past three years he was responsible for the Europe Equity Dividend strategy and co-managed the Global Equity Dividend strategy. Kris joins on 1 May.