Sumit MehtaHead of Investment Solutions at Legal & General
Sumit Mehta is Head of Investment Solutions at Legal and General’s Retirement division, that manages ~£85bn of annuities on Legal & General Group’s balance sheet, invested across public and private assets. Sumit is responsible for investment strategy and portfolio construction of new tranches of pension risk transfer business written in the UK and internationally. Sumit is the co-author of “Derivatives Markets: The New Regulatory Paradigm”, a cross-industry exploration of the impact of regulatory reform on derivative markets. In 2016, Sumit was awarded the “Top 40 Rising Stars under 40” accolade by the Trade Magazine for his contribution to innovation in risk transfer.
Prior to his current role, Sumit spent 8 years at RBS within its Fixed Income division, primarily working with European institutional clients on a variety of rates and credit derivative solutions and also running its award-winning Inflation Structuring desk.
Sumit holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management and a Bachelor in Electronics Engineering from Victoria Jubilee Tech Institute, Mumbai.