Speakers List - Fund Selector Breakfast Edinburgh 2019

Sponsor Speaker

Alistair Corden-Lloyd

Portfolio Specialist

Morgan Stanley Investment Management

Alistair is a portfolio specialist and member of the International Equity team. He joined Morgan Stanley in 1997 and was an investor on the International Small Cap strategy for 13 years. Prior to joining the firm, Alistair worked in the luxury goods industry for five years. He received a B.Sc. in geography from Kingston University, an M.B.A. from the Graduate School of business, University of Cape Town and an M.Sc. in computer science from Kent University.

Brendan Gulston

Investment Director, Equity Funds

Gresham House

Brendan joined Gresham House in November 2018 having previously been at Livingbridge.
He studied commerce with a focus on finance at Melbourne University and subsequently spent four and a half years in technology investment banking at Canaccord Genuity.

Rob Burnett

Fund Manager

Lightman Investment Management

Rob Burnett is the Fund Manager of the LF Lightman European Fund which launched on the 29th March 2019. Prior to Lightman, Rob managed the Neptune European Opportunities Fund from 2005 to 2018. He was also head of analysis of the global financials sector, specialising in researching banks.

Simon Hedger

Global Portfolio Manager

Principal Global Investors

Simon is a global Portfolio Manager for Principal Real Estate Investors, the dedicated real estate unit of Principal Global Investors. Based in London, he is responsible for the firm's Europe, Middle East, and Africa real estate capability in REITs and listed real estate securities. Simon has real estate experience dating back to 1978, including extensive time spent in both the United Kingdom and Australia markets as an analyst and portfolio manager. His background also includes a variety of real estate related roles with Prudential Assurance Company, positions as fund manager for Paladin Commercial Trust, and GEM Commercial Property Trust. Simon received an MBA from the University of New England and is an associate member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, the Australian Property Institute, and the FTSE EPRA NAREIT European Regional Index Committee.