UK - Threadneedle Investments fund manager Dominic Baker is taking over responsibility for its Pan-European Growth Fund.
Baker has been a member of Threadneedle’s European team since 2000 and is currently deputy manager of the Threadneedle European Select Growth Fund as well as managing other European equity portfolios.
Baker will be joined in the pan-European team by Rob Jones, who moves from the UK team.
The current lead manager of the Pan-European Growth Fund, Susie Roberts, is leaving Threadneedle at the end of August to pursue a new career within the sailing industry.
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