of the Year
RCM, a company of Allianz Global Investors
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With over 30 years’ experience in fund management, Alan Brown has been at the forefront of developing new best practice standards for the investment industry. He is a regular speaker and writer in this area. Alan has played an integral role in developing Schroders into the global asset management company it is today, one that is well diversified by channel, by region and by product. Robin Geffen, Neptune Investment Management
As founder of Neptune Investment Management, Robin has a personal hand in the development and growth of the company. He oversees all investment processes, reviews all in-house research and personally selects the investment teams. His hands-on approach clearly works as the firm has built its assets up to £3.1bn (€.6bn) since its inception in 2002. Marco Pirondini, Pioneer Investments
As global CIO, Marco is responsible for the oversight of the firm’s investment activities across equity, fixed income, balanced and quantitative portfolio management and global quantitative and fundamental research divisions. He strongly believes in the importance of research and has contributed significantly to developing and implementing structured, disciplined techniques for security valuation.