Simon Holmes, Director and Portfolio Manager in the Multi-Asset team, joined the company in September 2007. Simon has experience across equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and alternative asset classes, covering ESG, risk-targeted and income solutions. 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 charter holder.