Simon Holmes is a Director and Fund Manager in the Multi Strategy team. He joined the company in September 2007 specialising in the management of Emerging Market fixed income and currency portfolios alongside global macro strategies. Simon has many years of financial markets experience across credit, foreign exchange, fixed income and equities, covering both cash and derivative products. In previous roles, Simon has worked at McKinsey & Co., Salomon Smith Barney, Barclays Capital and Daiwa, after starting his career at Tokyo-Mitsubishi in 1996. He has a BSc (Hons) in Natural Sciences from the University of Durham and an MBA from INSEAD Business School. He is also a CFA charterholder.