Schroders has appointed Michael Dobson as a non-executive director.
At present, he is also executive chairman of Beaumont Capital Management, and is both a member of the advisory board and non-executive director of Deutsche Bank.
Dobson started his career at Morgan Grenfell in 1973 as an investment analyst before becoming an international portfolio manager. His resume also includes five years in New York before becoming chief executive of Morgan Grenfell Asset Management in 1987. From 1989 - 1993 he was chief executive of Morgan Grenfell Group, and then chief executive of Deutsche Morgan Grenfell from 1993 - 1997. From 1996 - 2000 Dobson was a member of the board of managing directors of Deutsche Bank, with specific responsibility for Deutsche Asset Management from 1998 - 2000.
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