Fund manager tenure from 12/11/2019
Gautam Samarth is the co-head of Systematic Investment Strategies at M&G. He has more than seven years of experience in quantitative strategies, and started managing systematic equity strategies in August 2018. He joined M&G in 2014 as a dedicated analyst on the M&G Leaders team and became deputy manager of the Global Leaders strategy on 1 April 2016. Prior to this, Gautam worked for five years at Credit Suisse in New York, where his last role was vice president in the HOLT Investment Strategy team. Gautam graduated from Trinity College (Hartford, Connecticut) in 2009 with a BS in economics and a Chinese language minor, and is a CFA charterholder.
Robert Secker joined M&G in 2010 as an investment specialist covering both the multi-asset funds and the UK income funds before joining the Emerging Markets team in January 2011. He previously worked for T Rowe Price for 10 years, most recently as an investment specialist, focusing on emerging market equities. He graduated from Portsmouth University with a BA (Honours) in financial services. Robert is a CFA charterholder.