Invesco UK equity head
Mark Barnett is head of UK equities at Invesco Perpetual, based in Henley-on-Thames. He is responsible for the management of a number of UK equity portfolios, with a focus on the management of open- and closed-ended vehicles. Barnett began his investment career with Mercury Asset Management in 1992 and joined Invesco in 1996. He is one of the firm's most experienced fund managers, specialising in UK equity income investing.
In 2017, he stood down as manager of the £230m Keystone investment trust, transferring responsibility over to fellow equities manager James Goldstone.
Three years of underperformance
Set to work on reducing less liquid stocks
Insists funds are balanced
Lack of shareholder support
Difficult time for flagship fund
Opportunities in domestically oriented stocks
Willis Owen report
Could benefit from a 'Brexit bounce'
Total funds on list rise from 26 to 58
Past two years 'disappointing'
Next withstanding pressure
Shares at lowest price since 2003
Shares fell nearly 70% on profit warning
Sterling devaluation 'overdone'
Management fees also changed
Fundsmith tops the list