Feb 17 (Reuters) - Investment management firm Franklin Resources Inc, which operates as Franklin Templeton Investments, named Stephanie Ouwendijk as a vice president and portfolio manager.
Ouwendijk joined Franklin Templeton's emerging markets debt opportunities team, which is part of the company's fixed income group.
The team currently manages more than $10 billion for institutional investors, the company said in a statement.
Based in London, Ouwendijk reports to William Ledward, senior vice president and portfolio manager.
Ouwendijk joined Franklin Templeton from Ashmore Group Plc , a London-based asset management firm, where she served as a fund manager since June 2010.
Prior to Ashmore, she was an emerging markets analyst at the asset management unit of Gulf International Bank Ltd. (Reporting by Amrutha Gayathri in Bengaluru)