Since joining the Architas Investment Team in September 2018, Shayan has had specific sector research responsibilities covering Money Market funds and Property as well as global thematic strategies. He also co-manages the Architas Positive Future Fund and is deputy manager on the Architas Diversified Real Assets Fund. Shayan has further been supporting the team’s ESG analyst in the development and implementation of the business’s ESG strategy.
Shayan has 4 years’ experience as an investment analyst, having covered a broad range of asset classes including funds in the liability driven and alternatives space. Prior to joining Architas Shayan spent 2 ½ years as an investment analyst at Aon Investment Consulting working with pensions schemes in setting investment strategies and portfolio construction. Prior to his time at Aon, Shayan worked in credit risk modelling within the banking sector and as an analyst working on actuarial pricing and underwriting systems.
Shayan has a BSc (Hons) in Actuarial Science from Cass Business School, London. He is currently working toward becoming a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries (FIA). Shayan holds the IMC qualification and the CFA UK Level 4 Certificate in ESG Investing.