Ece chairs the Credit Portfolio Construction Group and runs Global High Yield andsegregated emerging market portfolios as well as being a member of the Scenario Team. She is also responsible for research into emerging debt markets in both hard and local currency. Ece is manager of the Baring Emerging Income Fund and the Baring High Yield Bond Fund. Ece joined Baring Asset Management as A Fund Manager in 2003. Previously she worked at M&G Investment Management Ltd as a Director of Fixed Interest Portfolio Management, managing both gilt portfolios and emerging market debt funds. Ece has an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics and a BSc in Economics and Politics from Bristol University. She was awarded the CFA designation in 2000. Ece speaks Truksih and German fluently.