The speakers were Kim Catechis, investment strategist at Franklin Templeton, John Leiper, CIO at Titan Asset Management and Marcus Weyerer, senior...
As investment strategist for the Franklin Templeton Institute, Kim leverages the knowledge of the firm's autonomous investment teams to provide global capital market and long-term investment insights internally and to clients. The Franklin Templeton Institute harnesses the depth and breadth of the firm's global investment expertise and extensive in-house research capabilities to deliver unique investment insights to our clients.
Prior to his current role, he was Head of Investment Strategy at Martin Currie, a Franklin Templeton specialist investment manager. Kim joined Martin Currie in 2010, to develop the firm's emerging market capabilities as a portfolio manager and sector analyst. Subsequently, he provided macroeconomic and political risk research for the Global Emerging Markets strategy as well as the firm as a whole.
Kim has an MBA from the University of Stirling and a BA in French and German language and literature.