I am going to introduce one more successful young female investment banker today. At the age of 30, Johanna Kyrkland joined Schroders Investment Management as their Head of UK Multi Asset. Her name appeared on the list of FN Rising Star in 2006 and 2007. She is another good example of start early. After graduating from Oxford in 1997, she joined Deutsche Asset Management. In 10 years time, she held a senior role at Schroders, one of the largest publicly quoted asset management companies in the world.
Johanna Kyrkland - Bio from FN Rising Star 2007
Head of UK Multi Asset, Schroders Investment Management
Rising star last year, joined Schroders from Insight Investment in March. Co-manages the Schroders diversified growth fund, which as attracted £1bn in assets in the past year, while her multi-asset team oversees £12bn for UK clients. Started out at Deutsche Asset Management where she gained a reputation for shrewd asset allocation bets.
Source: Financial News
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Asset management is an important segment of investment banking. Schroders have around £137 billion of funds under management. We shall look at its career opportunities tomorrow.
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