Neil Hutchison, executive director, is lead portfolio manager for Managed Reserves portfolios in Europe, within the Global Cash Group. Neil has been an employee since May 2011, joining from State Street Global Advisors, where he was Lead Portfolio Manager for their Liquidity and Cash Plus funds. Prior to this, Neil was at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (now Blackrock), most recently as a fixed income dealer, he also held positions in emerging market debt as a product controller after his year on the Merrill Lynch Finance graduate program. Neil holds a B.A. (Hons) in Business Studies from the Napier University, Edinburgh, and an M.Litt. in Management Economics and Politics from St. Andrews University. Neil is a CFA Charterholder and a holder of the Investment Management Certificate.