Fund manager tenure from 01/09/2013
Matthew Russell joined M&G in 2007 and was appointed fund manager of the M&G Short Dated Corporate Bond Fund in September 2013, having served as deputy fund manager since 2011. He was also appointed fund manager of the M&G Gilt & Fixed Interest Income Fund in July 2015. Matthew joined M&G as a fund managers’ assistant covering the retail fixed interest fund range. He has a BSc in economics from the University of Birmingham and is also a CFA charterholder.
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.
Ana Gil joined M&G in 2012 as an associate investment specialist covering M&G’s fixed interest fund range. Prior to working at M&G, Ana was initially an analyst at HSBC Private Bank, and then joined HSBC Global Asset Management as part of the institutional sales team. She holds a bachelor's degree in law and finance from Pontificia Comillas University (ICADE) in Madrid and is a CFA charterholder. Ana is fluent in Spanish, English and Italian.