Portfolio Specialist for the Global Quality and Global Franchise Strategies
Morgan Stanley Investment Management
Alistair is a portfolio specialist for the Global Quality and Global Franchise strategies and a member of the International Equity team. He joined Morgan Stanley in 1997 and was an investor on the International Small Cap strategy for 13 years. Alistair also formed part of a large cap global research team contributing at a sector level up until 2005. Prior to joining the firm, Alistair worked in the luxury goods industry for five years. He received a B.Sc. in geography from Kingston University, an M.B.A. from the Graduate School of business, University of Cape Town and an M.Sc. in computer science from Kent University.
BMO Global Asset Management
Marcus Phayre-Mudge joined the firm in October 2004 and is a fund manager and head of our Real Estate Securities team. Prior to joining, Marcus was a partner at Thames River Capital (now part of BMO Global Asset Management). He was at Henderson Global Investors from 1997 to 2004. He manages TR Property Investment Trust, the largest European closed-ended real estate equity Investment Trust as well as co-managing F&C Property Growth & Income Fund (which he launched in 2005) and the F&C Global Real Estate Securities Fund. Prior to joining Henderson, Marcus was an investment surveyor at Knight Frank (1990) and was made an Associate Partner in the fund management division (1995). He qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1992 and has a BSc (Hons) in Land Management from Reading University.