Thushka Majaraj joined J.P. Morgan Asset Management as global strategist and executive director in the global strategy team, said a spokeswoman for the firm.
The position is new; Ms. Majaraj is based in London. The team is part of JPMAM’s global investment management solutions global multiasset group. She reports to John Bilton, head of global multiasset strategy for the group.
She is responsible for determining global economic and asset allocation strategies for clients.
“Ms. Majaraj brings extensive technical expertise and strong macroeconomic credentials to the team,” said Mr. Bilton in a news release. “She will work closely with our quantitative research team and portfolio managers, across asset classes, to deepen our client relationships and continue to build our asset allocation capabilities globally.”
Ms. Majaraj was a director within Credit Suisse’s European interest rate strategy team, responsible for developing macroeconomic rates trading strategies that were based on central bank policy in Europe and the U.K. A spokeswoman for Credit Suisse declined to comment on any replacement.