Giulia Pellegrini

Giulia Pellegrini is a portfolio manager and Deputy CIO on the Emerging Markets Debt team at Allianz Global Investors, where she focuses on EM sovereign debt strategies and ESG.
Prior to joining AllianzGI in 2020, Giulia was Head of Sustainable Investing for Emerging Markets Fixed Income at BlackRock since 2015. Before that, Giulia was Chief Economist for Sub-Saharan Africa in J.P.Morgan's EM Research team in London and Johannesburg and an economist at the World Bank in the Africa Finance and Private Sector Development Department in Washington D.C. Giulia started her career as an assistant economist in the Policy & Strategy Division of the Debt Management Office of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Abuja.
Giulia holds master degrees in Development Economics and in Econometrics from the University of Oxford, St Antony's College and from Birkbeck College, as well as a BSc in Economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.’