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Sova Capital Hires Ex-Deutsche Trader to Bolster Emerging Markets Sales Trading Desk

22 Nov 2019

Sova Capital is pleased to announce that Sam Docherty has joined the firm. Operating from our London Headquarters, Sam joins as Director of Central Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (“CEEMEA”) Sales Trading. Sam’s expertise and coverage will expand and strengthen the Sales Trading offering and reach of the Capital Markets business. Kirill Yankovskiy, Head of International Sales comments — “Sam’s knowledge of the CEEMA region makes him a perfect addition to Sova Capital’s team and instrumental for our wider business offering as we continue to expand our existing product solutions that tackle the key challenges that the financial industry is facing today, we see great opportunities for the growth of the business”.

Previously Sam spent 15 years at Deutsche Bank, starting his London tenure as part of the UFG team in 2004, which later was acquired by Deutsche Bank in 2006, As an equities sales trader, Sam covered the whole of the CEEMA region and prior to this Sam worked at Sovereign Asset Management in Monaco.

Sam Docherty: “I am very pleased to join the team at Sova Capital, a fast growing and dynamic firm with the added ability to offer prompt and bespoke client solutions. I look forward to working with Sova to increase its footprint across CEEMA markets.”

Since 2007 Sova Capital has utilised its significant balance sheet and product solutions to provide both buy-side and sell-side clients with a global offering covering execution services, prime financing, custody, stock-loan and repo services across both emerging and developed markets.