Head of Emerging Markets Debt, Barings
Ricardo Adrogué is head of Barings' emerging markets debt group. He is the lead portfolio manager for the emerging markets local debt strategy and co-portfolio manager for the emerging markets sovereign hard currency debt and blended total return debt strategy. Ricardo has worked in the industry since 1992, and his experience has encompassed portfolio management, economic strategy and academia. Prior to joining the firm in 2013, he was at Cabezon Investment Group, LLC, as well as at Wellington Management Company, where he built a successful track record for the emerging markets local debt program and managed over $11 billion. Before Wellington, Ricardo worked at the International Monetary Fund, conducting inflation modeling work for central banks. He also worked with Salomon Smith Barney/Citigroup as a vice president of markets and economic analysis, senior economist and a strategist for Panama and Peru, and New York University as an adjunct professor of Latin American economics.