Gopi Karunakaran

Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income Strategies

Gopi Karunakaran

Gopi Karunakaran is a portfolio manager in the investment team, adding capacity to Ardea’s fixed income strategies.

Gopi joined Ardea in 2017 to increase the investment team’s capacity and also lead the firm’s retail funds expansion.

Gopi expands the breadth of Ardea’s opportunity set across fixed income and credit markets by contributing investment analysis, market insight and portfolio management support.

Gopi also has responsibility for evaluating and executing on  business development opportunities in the retail funds sector. As such, he is also Ardea’s primary point of contact for all retail client engagement.

Prior to Ardea, Gopi spent 8 years in London as a fixed income portfolio manager and trader at Moore Capital, Tricadia Capital and Deutsche Bank. This was followed by 4 years in Singapore as a fixed income portfolio manager at Saka Capital in Singapore. Gopi began his career in 2001 as a credit analyst at Deutsche Bank in Sydney.

Gopi has a Master’s degree in Finance from The London School Of Economics And Political Science (LSE) and a Bachelor’s degree in  Economics from The University Of New South Wales.