Peter Kirkman - Biography

Peter Kirkman

Fund Manager

Peter Kirkman, managing director, is a portfolio manager and Head of Global Thematic and Sector Funds in the Global Equities Team, based in New York. An employee since 2001, Peter was previously the chief investment officer and the senior portfolio manager of the Fleming Japan Team. Before joining the firm, he was the senior portfolio manager of Japan Equities at the Trust Company of the West (TCW) in London and a portfolio manager in Japan Equities at Prudential U.K. Peter holds a B.Sc. (Hons) in accountancy from the University of East Anglia and an M.Phil. in management studies from Cambridge University. He is also an associate of the U.K. Society of Investment Professionals (ASIP).