Giulia Pellegrini is a portfolio manager for the Fundamental Emerging Markets Debt team within BlackRock’s Global Fixed Income group. Giulia focuses on EM sovereign debt strategies.
Prior to joining BlackRock in 2015, Giulia was Chief Economist for Sub-Saharan Africa in J.P.Morgan's Emerging Market Research team in London and Johannesburg from 2010 to 2015. Prior to that, Giulia was an economist at the World Bank in the Africa Finance and Private Sector Development Department in Washington D.C. Giulia started her career as an assistant economist in the Policy & Strategy Division of the Debt Management Office of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Abuja.
Giulia holds master degrees in Development Economics and in Econometrics from the University of Oxford, St Antony's College and from Birkbeck College, as well as a BSc in Economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.