James manages the AIMS Fixed Income and AIMS Target Return Funds. He also leads our rates team. James is a permanent member of the Strategic Investment Group (‘SIG’), where all investment ideas that are proposed for inclusion in the AIMS portfolios are rigorously debated. Prior to joining Aviva Investors, James worked at Henderson Global Investors where he was Head of Interest Rates with a focus on alpha generation in the benchmark agnostic product offering. He previously worked on the hedge fund side of the business, where he gained insight and experience in the use and application of derivatives in an absolute return framework. James holds an MSc in Economics from the University of Bristol and is a CFA® charterholder.