Tom Slater, head of Baillie Gifford's US equities team and co-manager of its £6.8bn Scottish Mortgage trust and £1.3bn American fund, tells Jayna Rana why he is excited about healthcare, the unlisted opportunities catching his eye and what he believes is the best long-running strategy in investment.
After starting his investment management career in the developed Asia and UK equity teams at Baillie Gifford in 2000, Tom Slater has worked at the firm ever since, becoming a partner in 2012 and taking...
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