JO Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM)'s Ben Leyland believes a career in fund management was a "natural progression" after his history degree, as he points out both involve "a lot of reading" and being "challenged on your opinion".
The main difference, according to the 36-year-old manager of the £270m Global Opportunities fund, is running an equity fund involves significantly more numbers than studying history. "There are a lot...
'Significant' Brexit transitional deal needed
Rosalyn Breedy, corporate and financial services partner at Wedlake Bell, says UK asset managers should tackle their operating models to develop financial firms fit for the 21st century.
Higher stakes and limited options
Will negotiate for transition period
Sandro Pierri joins as global head of client group