Sonja Laud

Chief Investment Officer

Sonja Laud
Sonja is CIO of LGIM, having joined the business in January 2019 as Deputy CIO with responsibility for LGIM’s Solutions, Global Fixed Income, and Active Equity teams. Sonja joined from Fidelity International where she held the title of Head of Equity, responsible for the Global, Equity Income and UK Portfolio Managers as well as the Investment Director team.

Other articles by Sonja Laud

Ukraine conflict: implications for investors
Sonja Laud
Investment strategy

Ukraine conflict: implications for investors

What Russia's invasion of its neighbour means for markets, the global economy and how we manage o...
By Sonja Laud
25 Feb 2022
3 min read
Are we on the cusp of another Roaring Twenties?
Sonja Laud
Investment strategy

Are we on the cusp of another Roaring Twenties?

Even though we're only a few weeks into the new year, investors have already seen some significan...
By Sonja Laud
20 Jan 2022
3 min read
What does a CIO do?
Sonja Laud
ESG and long term themes

What does a CIO do?

There are different ways to interpret the role of chief investment officer (CIO), but I believe t...
By Sonja Laud
20 Dec 2021
3 min read
2022 outlook: Turning point
Sonja Laud
Investment strategy

2022 outlook: Turning point

Expect profound changes in 2022 and beyond that will create both risks and opportunities for...
By Sonja Laud
10 Dec 2021
3 min read
CIO autumn update: Countdown to COP26
Sonja Laud
ESG and long term themes

CIO autumn update: Countdown to COP26

We are focusing this autumn update on what the climate crisis means for our clients.  
By Sonja Laud
13 Sep 2021
2 min read
CIO update: Winning the peace
Sonja Laud
Investment strategy

CIO update: Winning the peace

It is our responsibility as stewards of our clients’ capital to seize the opportunities, and mana...
By Sonja Laud
17 May 2021
2 min read
The CIO call: Winners and losers
Sonja Laud
Investment strategy

The CIO call: Winners and losers

In this month’s market update, we examined key themes that emerged in the Q4 company reporting...
By Sonja Laud
12 Feb 2021
2 min read
CIO Outlook 2021: A fresh start
Sonja Laud
ESG and long term themes

CIO Outlook 2021: A fresh start

Despite the ongoing challenges, we see next year as a time for healing – for the economy,...
By Sonja Laud
01 Dec 2020
3 min read
US election: A premium on patience
Sonja Laud
Investment strategy

US election: A premium on patience

As the race for the White House descends into a nail-biter, we outline the key takeaways for...
By Sonja Laud
04 Nov 2020
3 min read

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