Katen Patel, executive director, is a portfolio manager in the Europe Small/Mid Cap Team within the J.P. Morgan Asset Management International Behavioural Finance Team. He is the co-manager of the JPM UK Smaller Companies Fund, the JPMorgan Smaller Companies Investment Trust and the JPMorgan Mid Cap Investment Trust. An employee since April 2013, he previously worked at HSBC Bank Plc in a European equity sales role. He obtained a B.Sc. in Management from the London School of Economics. Katen is a CFA charterholder.