Fund manager tenure from 21/01/2011
Tony Finding joined PPM (now M&G) in 1997 as an economist and subsequently took responsibility for the generation of views on yield curve and foreign exchange trading opportunities. In 2001, Tony developed his expertise in credit and exotic fixed interest securities by spending time seconded to Prudential's US-based investment management team. Tony has been a member of the Multi Asset team since 1999 and currently co-manages the Episode Allocation strategy. He holds a BSc in economics from the LSE and is a CFA charterholder.
Craig Moran joined M&G in 2005 as a performance and risk analyst, and was later promoted to a fund managers’ assistant to the Multi Asset team. In 2010, he became the team’s investment analyst and was subsequently promoted to deputy fund manager and co-fund manager for a range of multi-asset funds domiciled in London and Luxembourg. Craig holds a bachelor of business degree from Queensland University of Technology and a masters in applied finance and investments from the Financial Services Institute of Australasia. He is a CFA charterholder.
Stuart Canning has been a member of M&G’s Multi Asset team for more than 12 years. In 2019 he was appointed deputy manager of the Episode Allocation and Charity Multi Asset strategies, after having worked as a research analyst since 2015. As well as providing input to investment decision-making, Stuart has worked extensively to launch the proposition in the institutional space. He also represents the investment team in direct client and prospect meetings and has been leading the team’s Episode blog. Stuart is a CFA charterholder and has a degree in English and History from the University of York.
Ana Cuddeford is the investment specialist covering M&G’s multi-asset fund range and the M&G Global Convertibles Fund. She initially joined M&G in December 2013 from FTSE Group, where she had helped execute their FTSE4 Good company engagement. Prior to that, Ana spent 16 years in equity sales, the last 11 of which were at financial group Citi. She is fluent in English, Spanish and Italian and has a good command of French. Ana graduated from the University of Wales, College of Cardiff with a BSc (Hons) in European community studies.