Andreas Hildebrand is a Portfolio Manager and Director with Allianz Global Investors, which he joined in 2007. He is Lead Portfolio Manager for the Euroland Equity Growth strategy, Deputy Portfolio Manager for the Europe Equity Growth Select strategy, and became Co-Deputy Portfolio Manager of the Global Equity Growth strategy in 2020. Andreas previously worked in the firm’s Equity Research department, covering European Healthcare. He has 12 years of investment industry experience. Andreas has a Master’s degree in Economics from Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, with additional studies at University Libre de Bruxelles and Solvay Business School. He is a CFA charterholder.
Giovanni Trombello is a Portfolio Manager and Director with Allianz Global Investors, which he joined in 2009. He is Co-Lead Portfolio Manager of the Europe Equity Growth Select strategy. Mr. Trombello was previously a Senior Research Analyst within the European Consumer team, covering the food, beverage and tobacco sectors, and also managed the Allianz Deluxe consumer sector fund between 2006 and 2016. Mr. Trombello has 20 years of investment industry experience. He previously worked at Cominvest, where he also covered consumer sectors. He has a Master’s degree in international taxation and finance from the University of Mannheim. Mr. Trombello is also a CFA charterholder and holds the DVFA/Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA) designation.
Thorsten Winkelmann is a Senior Portfolio Manager and a Managing Director with AllianzGI, which he joined in 2001. As a member of the European Equities team, he is Leader of the Growth Investment Style team and the Lead Portfolio Manager of the Europe Equity Growth strategies. Mr. Winkelmann was previously a Portfolio Manager with the European Equity Core team and the Multi-Asset team, where he was responsible for managing the equity portions of European balanced products. He still manages the equity portions of Kapital Plus, one of AllianzGI’s flagship products, and Azioni. Mr. Winkelmann has a Master’s degree in Economics from the University of Bonn.