Lombard Odier appoints deputy fixed income CIO

Ian Clarke has joined Lombard Odier as deputy CIO for its fixed income and currencies business.


Reporting to Stéphane Monier, chief investment officer of fixed income and currencies, his main role is to help develop the team’s investment business across absolute return and high-conviction directional strategies.

Clarke was most recently head of internal fixed income at Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, based in Abu Dhabi, joining the organisation in 2003. While there he spent three years working with Monier. He was also head of fixed income and currencies there having previously worked at Deutsche Asset Management, in London, where he was chief investment officer of fixed income (UK).

He also has experience of working with Morgan Stanley and The United Bank of Kuwait, both based in London.