Lauran joined Edinburgh Partners in November 2013 from Baillie Gifford with 7 years of investment experience. She is responsible for researching the global Pharmaceutical and Automotive sectors and assisting in the management of client portfolios.
Lauran joined Baillie Gifford in September 2007 as a graduate trainee, where she undertook a three year rotational programme spent analysing European and North American Equities as well as Corporate Bonds.
In June 2010, Lauran was made Baillie Gifford’s global healthcare analyst. Whilst at Baillie Gifford, managed the Glenfinlas Global Healthcare fund. The fund was an unconstrained, global best ideas in Healthcare fund.
Lauran holds a M.Sc. in Ecological Economics from University of Edinburgh 2005 and a B.S. in Biology from Davidson College (North Carolina, USA) 2003.