Fund manager tenure from 01/06/2015
Garfield Kiff started managing the M&G Smaller Companies strategy in June 2015. Garfield joined M&G in 2000 from PricewaterhouseCoopers as a smaller companies analyst. He was deputy manager of the M&G Recovery strategy from 2002 until 2008, and managed the Prudential Pooled Pensions Smaller Companies strategy between 2003 and 2008. Garfield was manager of the M&G UK Growth strategy between 2007 and 2012. He became deputy manager of the UK Select strategy in 2012, when the two strategies merged. Garfield graduated from the University of Liverpool with a first class honours degree in economics in 1996 and is a CFA charterholder.
Rory Alexander joined M&G’s Equity Research team in 2008 as an analyst covering global transport. Over time, he added support services, media and consumer staples to his sector responsibilities, until June 2015 when he became an embedded research analyst with the UK Equities team. Since 2019, he has been managing M&G’s UK Select strategy and has been the deputy manager of the Smaller Companies strategy. Prior to joining M&G, Rory worked for St James's Place Partnership. He graduated from Bath University in 2008 with a BSc (Hons) in economics.
George Rolls joined M&G in 2017 from Close Brothers Asset Management where he had worked as a senior performance and risk analyst for three years. At M&G, George was a fund managers’ assistant covering global equity strategies for two years before moving to the UK Equities team as an investment specialist. He graduated from the University of Manchester with a BA in Politics and Philosophy, and is a Level III candidate in the CFA program.