UK - Neptune Investment Management has appointed Barry Norris as fund manager on the European equity fund.
He will also be responsible for analysis on the technology and telecommunications sectors.
Norris has worked for Baillie Gifford where he was an investment analyst and junior fund manager in European equities and at Standard & Poor’s where he was an investment analyst.
Managing director and chief investment officer Robin Geffen said: “His knowledge of the technology and telecommunications industries will make him an invaluable addition to the team.”
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