Irshaad Ahmad is Head of Institutional Europe and a member of the European Executive Committee of Allianz Global Investors. He has business development and client coverage responsibilities for institutional clients in Europe and chairs the European Institutional Executive Committee.
Irshaad joined Allianz Global Investors in January 2016 from AXA Investment Managers where he was Head of UK and Nordics and had been CEO UK since 2011. He began his career with Mercer Consulting in Toronto in 1987 where he has served in various positions. In 2004, Irshaad moved to Russell Investment and relocated to London in 2010 to become Managing Director for UK and Global Retail.
Irshaad Ahmad holds a bachelor’s in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of Toronto, Canada.