Peter is responsible for researching the global Banking and Financials sector and is responsible for managing several client portfolios.
Prior to joining Edinburgh Partners in September 2010, Peter was Chief Investment Officer (Equities) and Executive Director of Ignis Asset Management (previously called Resolution Asset Management). At Ignis, Peter was responsible for regional and global equity asset classes as well as other functions including Asset Allocation, Real Estate and Centralised Dealing. Peter was appointed CIO of Britannia Asset Management in 1999 remaining actively involved in portfolio strategy and sector research across a range of sectors including Financials and Energy.
Peter entered the Asset Management sector as an equity analyst in 1986 and became Head of UK Equities at Britannia Asset Management in 1993, a position he held for the rest of that decade. Peter graduated from Edinburgh University in 1985 with an MA in Economics and Accounts and is a member of the CFA Society of the UK. He has also been an active participant of the Scottish Committee for the CFA Society of the UK for many years.