Uday Patnaik

CIO, GIB Asset Management

Uday Patnaik is the Chief Investment Officer at GIB Asset Management in London. He oversees $17 bln in assets under management across equities and fixed income, and is directly responsible for asset allocation and portfolio management within client portfolios.

Over the past nine years, Uday has been Head of Equity and Head of Government Markets, and has undertaken senior management, asset management, and proprietary trading roles. Prior to joining GIB, he set up Bear Stearns’ Eastern European sovereign trading desk in London, and at Merrill Lynch in New York managed the firm’s Latin America exposure, helping to build the institutional customer base. Uday has an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago and a BSc degree in Industrial Management from Carnegie Mellon University.