Fund manager tenure from 06/07/2015
Ben Lord was appointed co-fund manager of the M&G Corporate Bond Fund and the M&G Strategic Corporate Bond Fund in January 2020. He is also the fund manager of the M&G UK Inflation Linked Corporate Bond Fund and has managed the M&G Global Corporate Bond Fund from launch in September 2013. In July 2015, Ben was appointed fund manager of the M&G Index Linked Bond Fund. Prior to joining M&G in 2007, he worked at Gordian Knot as a credit analyst covering global financial institutions. Ben obtained an MA (Hons) from the University of Edinburgh and is a CFA charterholder.
Anjulie Rusius was appointed deputy fund manager on the M&G Gilt and Fixed Interest Income Fund and M&G Index-Linked Bond Fund in January 2018. She has worked within the M&G Retail Fixed Interest team since 2013, initially as a fund manager assistant, before being promoted to junior fund manager in September 2015. In this latter role, Anjulie worked across the range of retail bond funds training with the team of fund managers. Focused initially on the UK government bond funds, she expanded her coverage to developed market sovereign bonds, the global macro funds and global credit. Prior to this, she spent 5 years working in Counterparty Credit Risk, also at M&G. Anjulie completed a BA degree in economics at the University of Cambridge and holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC).
Carlo Putti is an associate investment specialist providing support for the M&G retail fixed interest fund range. He initially joined M&G in 2009, working on a part-time basis in the M&G Milan office, assisting the Italian Sales team. In 2013 Carlo moved to London, where he joined the M&G International Marketing team as a marketing executive before transferring to the M&G Retail Fixed Interest team nine months later. Carlo holds a degree in business economics from Cattolica University (Italy).