Katy Thorneycroft, managing director, is a portfolio manager in the Multi-Asset Solutions team, focusing on multi-strategy investing, including benchmark oriented, flexible and total return strategies, as well as funds of investment trusts. An employee since 1999, Katy was previously a portfolio manager in the convertible bonds team and a member of the Multi-Asset Solutions team in New York. Prior to this, Katy was a portfolio manager in the European Equity group in London focusing on small and mid-cap strategies. Katy obtained a M.Chem. from the University of Oxford and is a CFA charterholder.