Scott MacLennan is a European Equity Fund Manager and Analyst in Schroders European Blend team. He has managed institutional European ex UK portfolios since 2017 and co-managed Schroder ISF European Sustainable Equity since launching it in 2018. He has also co-managed Schroder ISF European Market Neutral since 2021. Scott joined Schroders in 2015 as an investment analyst responsible for the European consumer sector. His investment experience commenced at Neptune Investment Management in 2012 as a sector analyst responsible for the global industrial sector and then as a Fund Manager focusing on UK companies. Qualifications: CFA Charterholder; MA in Classics from Cambridge University.
Charles Somers is a Portfolio Manager/Global Sector Specialist at Schroders, which involves managing the Global Alpha Plus strategy, Global Sustainable Growth strategy and number of specialist institutional global equity portfolios. He also has global sector responsibility for consumer staples as one of the team’s Global Sector Specialists. He joined Schroders in 1998 and is based in London. Charles was a Portfolio Manager at Intrinsic Value Investors from 2006 to 2008, which involved focussing on long only, boutique value manager focused on European companies. He was an Equity research analyst at Schroders from 1998 to 2006, which involved covering European Consumer stocks. Prior to that worked on US team, specialising in healthcare. Qualifications: BA in Classics.