Erich is Chief Executive Officer of BlueBay, an Executive Member of the Board of BlueBay Asset Management LLP, and a member of the RBC GAM and RBC European Executive Committees. Erich joined BlueBay in December 2012 as Head of Global Business Development and became the firm’s CEO in May 2017. Prior to BlueBay, Erich was Chief Executive of APAC, Head of Global Business Development and member of the Executive Committee of London-based Aviva Investors. Erich has over 35 years’ experience in financial services and over 20 years’ in managing global businesses, working across institutional and wholesale markets in both traditional and alternative asset classes. Erich has an MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles, and an MBA (Asia Focus) from the National University of Singapore.