Fund manager tenure from 30/11/2020
Justin Upton joined M&G Real Estate in January 2010 as deputy fund manager of the M&G Pooled Pensions Property strategy. In April 2018 he was appointed co-manager of the M&G Property Portfolio strategy, on which he had been working as a deputy manager since January 2012. Before M&G Real Estate, Justin spent two years as a director at Mayfair Capital Investment Management where he was involved with the MC Special Opportunities Fund and Income Trust for Charities. Prior to this, he spent five years at Henderson Global Investors as assistant fund manager on the Henderson Retail Warehouse Fund and the Caspar Fund. Justin undertook his RICS accreditation during four years spent with Cushman Wakefield’s capital markets team. He holds a degree from the University of Birmingham in social and economic history and a Masters from City University in property law and valuation.
James Miéville is the investment specialist for the M&G Property Portfolio. Prior to this, he was the investment specialist for the M&G Global Themes Fund (formerly the M&G Global Basics Fund) and the M&G Managed Growth Fund, having joined M&G in 2011. Before this, James worked for three years at T. Rowe Price in sales and client services. He graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2007 with a degree in commerce with Spanish and is a CFA charterholder.