Hamza Azeem, CFA
Hamza is a Principal on the Evergreen Portfolio Management team. Based in the London office, he focuses on investment management of open-ended private markets solutions.
Prior to joining Hamilton Lane in 2021, Hamza was an Associate Director at HSBC where he focused on originating strategic multi-asset risk management solutions for a broad spectrum of Financial Sponsors, Corporates and Sovereign Wealth Funds.
Hamza received a B.Sc. in Economics from The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder.
Perspectives on Europe When the Game Board Keeps Changing
Energy, inflation and interest rates: Mitesh Pabari and Hamza Azeem navigate the geopolitical landscape impacting investing in EMEA and abroad.
Currency Effects on Private Market Portfolios
Investment returns for a private markets portfolio (or for that matter, public markets portfolio) are a derivative of a number of variables. In the current market environment, for example, rising rates, inflation, geopolitical risks, supply chain issues (to name just a few) -- have all led to broader market volatility that in turn impacts an investor’s portfolio return.