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Schroders' Ben Wicks

Schroders' Ben Wicks

Ben Wicks, co-manager of Schroder UK Public Private (SUPP), has stepped down from management of the former Neil Woodford-managed trust to take paternity leave and will not return to the trust.

According to the trust's half-year results published today (21 September), Wicks will "shortly take a leave of absence" from Schroders and the former Woodford Patient Capital trust for a period of paternity...

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