Heartwood Investment Management, a boutique investment manager, has appointed Graham Bishop as investment director.
Bishop is an investment strategist whose area of expertise includes the top-down analysis of global capital markets and multi asset investing.
At Heartwood he will be taking the lead on tactical asset allocation as well as participating in the management of the multi asset strategies.
Before joining Heartwood, Bishop was a global macro strategist at Citi Bank, where he helped design short and longer term cross-asset trades and ideas. Prior to Citi, he worked at Exane BNP Paribas and RBS (formerly ABN Amro) where, in both roles, he was responsible for European equity strategy research. Earlier in his career he was an economist and multi asset strategist at Cazenove Capital Management.
Noland Carter, head of Heartwood Investment Management and chief investment officer, says: “We are delighted to welcome Graham to Heartwood. As a member of our senior team he will undoubtedly play a crucial role in Heartwood’s tactical asset allocation process and his experience will be invaluable as we continue to evolve our approach to multi asset investing.”
Bishop says: “I am thrilled to be joining the highly respected investment team at Heartwood. The firm already has an impressive and well-established client base and a strong investment track record, and I am looking forward to working with them.”
Heartwood is a global multi-asset investment manager that offers a range of investment strategies intended to suit various risk appetites.