Fund manager tenure from 30/03/2007
Stefan Isaacs is Deputy CIO of Public Fixed Income and Head of M&G's Wholesale Fixed Income business. He joined M&G as a graduate in 2001 and was subsequently promoted to corporate bond dealer specialising in high yield bonds and euro-denominated credit. He was appointed fund manager of the M&G European corporate bond strategy in April 2007. Since 2010, he has also been managing a number of high yield and high yield ESG strategies in London and in Luxembourg.
Wolfgang Bauer joined M&G’s Investment Graduate Programme in 2012 and became part of M&G’s Fixed Income team, where he initially focused on US investment grade credit, in January 2014. Wolfgang gained a PhD in chemistry from the University of Cambridge and is a CFA and CAIA charterholder. He was appointed deputy fund manager of the UK inflation-linked corporate bond strategy in January 2018 and manager of the Luxembourg-domiciled European inflation-linked corporate bond strategy upon launch in March 2018. Wolfgang is also co-manager of the absolute return bond strategy.
Laura Frost is an investment specialist providing support for the M&G retail fixed income fund range. Laura joined M&G in 2011 as a technical training director for the Learning Matters team. Prior to M&G, Laura worked for six years at a training consultancy specialising in capital markets, focusing on fixed income and derivatives. Before this, she spent six years as a fixed income derivatives trader for a proprietary trading house. Laura graduated from Leeds University in 1998 with a BSc (Hons) in geology, and in 1999, gained an MSc in engineering geology.