Varun Laijawalla

Varun Laijawalla

Portfolio Manager

In the company since


Years in the industry



Varun is a portfolio manager within the 4Factor team at Ninety One. He is co-portfolio for the Emerging Markets Equity and Emerging Markets ex China Equity strategies. Based in London, in addition to managing Emerging Markets portfolios, his research responsibilities include covering a number of Technology and Consumer businesses within the region. Prior to joining Ninety One, he was vice president of Asia ex-Japan Equity Sales at Macquarie Capital Securities, and was based in Hong Kong for 5 years. Varun started his career in London at Corporate Value Associates, where he consulted blue-chip corporates in the Financial Services sector. Varun holds an MBA from INSEAD with a specialization in Finance. He earned a degree in Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of Warwick.