Mark Denham was a fund manager and head of Pan-European equities at Aviva Investors until June 2016. He joined the firm in 1999 and prior to this was a fund manager at National Mutual Life. He graduated from Cambridge University with a degree in Natural Sciences and holds the FIA and IMC qualifications.
Malte Heininger is a portfolio manager for European equities at Carmignac Gestion, where he has worked since January 2014. Prior to joining Carmignac Gestion, he worked at SAC Global Investors, having joined as a senior analyst in 2010 and became a portfolio manager in August 2013. Malte moved to SAC Global Investors from Ashtree Capital management where he spent a year as an analyst, a role he als0o held at Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley, where he started his career. Malte holds a bachelors degree in Business Administration from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich, Germany and he also studied at the European School of Management.
The fund is a pan-European small and mid caps stock-picking equity fund, at least 75% of which is invested in small and mid caps in member states of the European Union, in Iceland and in Norway.