Organization structure

Partnership and teamwork

UBS Global Asset Management is a business division of UBS. We have independence in investment decision making and we operate as a focused asset manager.

Our structure is organized around our investment and business areas, regions and support functions/logistics:

  • Investment and business areas: Equities, Fixed Income, Structured Beta & Indexing, Global Investment Solutions, O’Connor, A&Q Hedge Fund Solutions, Global Real Estate, Infrastructure & Private Equity, and Fund Services
  • Distribution (teams responsible for client servicing and coverage)
  • Product Development and Management
  • Regional Heads (Americas, Asia Pacific, Switzerland and EMEA)
  • Support functions/logistics: Financial Control1, Legal1, Compliance1, Risk Control1, Human Resources1, IT1, Operations1, Communications1 and COO functions including Strategic Planning.

1 Reports to UBS Group Functional Head

Detailed overview

Core/Value

  • Global
  • Country & regional
  • Emerging markets
  • Thematic & SRI
  • Long/Short
  • Opportunity/High Alpha

Growth

  • Global
  • Country & regional
  • Emerging markets

Structured

  • Global & regional
  • Indexed
  • Enhanced Indexed
  • ETFs
  • Market neutral


Multi-strategy

  • Global
  • Country & regional
  • Emerging markets
  • Sector specific
  • High yield
  • Structured credit
  • Money market/Short duration
  • Indexed
  • Unconstrained
  • Single manager hedge funds
  • Multi-manager hedge funds
  • Quantitative
  • Active commodities, multi-manager
  • Global
  • Country & regional
  • Income, core, value-added & opportunistic strategies
  • Multi-manager funds
  • Listed securities
  • Farmland
  • Global
  • Country & regional
  • Asset allocation
  • Currency management
  • Return & risk targeted
  • Structured portfolios
  • Risk management
  • Advisory services
  • Direct infrastructure investment
  • Infrastructure fund of funds
  • Private equity fund of funds
  • Fund/product set-up
  • International distribution support
  • Fund/product administration
  • Shareholder services
  • Private labelling
  • Reporting
  • Ancillary services for fund of hedge funds