Consultant, Fund Buyer Focus and Mackay Williams
Chris is a strategic thinker with a background in the asset management industry. He has worked within asset management since 2000 with roles in marketing, product strategy and development, management information and business strategy and planning. He has a strong understanding of industry trends and also the commercial drivers and business dynamics within asset management firms.
During his time at a global asset manager he created and ran an EMEA business and product strategy team reporting to the Head of EMEA to monitor trends both within and outside the business and create solutions to business challenges and opportunities. Chris has both the IMC and CFA qualifications.
MackayWilliams LLP is a London-based mutual fund market analysis and research company specialising in all aspects of the domestic, pan-European and cross-border fund markets. Its subsidiary, Fund Buyer Focus, offers reporting and consulting services which provide third-party retail fund suppliers with detailed information about how the major fund distributors perceive them and how this perception translates into business.
- Thursday, 30 July 2015
Europe’s fund industry currently consists of around 34,000 funds and over 100,000 share classes. The proliferation of product choice has made for an increasingly complex marketplace, to which around 2,000 new funds and 12,000 new share classes are added each year...Read more...