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Capital Group strengthens fixed-income team

Manusha Samaraweera joins from Pimco, while Haran Karunakaran has been with Capital Group for the past two years.
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Capital Group has strengthened its Asia Pacific fixed-income team with the appointment of Manusha Samaraweera and Haran Karunakaran as investment directors.

Samaraweera is based in Singapore and was most recently fixed income and ESG strategist at Pimco. Meanwhile, Karunakaran is based in Singapore but will relocate to Singapore shortly.

He has been with Capital Group for the past two years, joining from Pimco, where he was senior vice president and fixed income strategist.

“We are delighted to welcome Manusha to Capital Group, and congratulate Haran on his new role. Their appointments underscore our commitment to the Apac market, as we continue to grow and invest in our team to better serve clients in the region,” said Andy Budden, head of asset class services for Asia Pacific.

Manusha’s blend of deep regional knowledge and fixed income expertise, as well as Haran’s broad-ranging Apac product strategy and development experience, will support our continued efforts in bringing Capital Group’s 50 years of fixed income expertise and credentials to investors across Apac.”

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