Heather Arnold is the director of research for Templeton Global Equity Group, as well as a portfolio manager and research analyst, based in London and Edinburgh and has 28 years of experience in the investment industry. She manages institutional and retail equity portfolios and has research responsibilities for Japan and Russia. Prior to joining Templeton, Heather was a managing director for Goldman Sachs Asset Management, head of European equities and portfolio manager for European, International and Global institutional and retail client portfolios. She returned to Templeton having originally joined in 1997 and having left to start up her own company in the summer of 2001. Heather has an MBA from York University in Canada, a BA in economics and art history from Queen's University in Canada and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.
Dylan Ball is a senior vice president, portfolio manager for a number of retail and institutional global equity portfolios at Franklin Templeton. He has global research responsibilities for industrial conglomerates and life insurance companies and provides country research coverage of Eastern Europe. Prior to joining Franklin Templeton in 2007, Dylan worked as a research analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston and subsequently, Execution Limited. Prior to this, Dylan was an accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He holds a BA degree in economics from Manchester University, and is a Chartered Accountant (ACA) and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Peter M. Moeschter is an executive vice president and joined the Templeton organisation in 1997. He is a portfolio manager with responsibility for institutional and retail clients with global equities mandates. He has sector research coverage of global food and household products, European utilities and country coverage of Germany. Peter is the sector team leader of global utilities. Prior to joining Templeton, Peter was a research analyst in the equity investment department of the Workers' Compensation Board of Ontario. Prior to this position, he was an investment analyst with Aetna Capital Management Limited and began his career as an analyst for the Pension Fund Division of Ontario Hydro. Peter earned a BBA, with honours, from Wilfrid Laurier University and an MBA from York University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.
The Fund's investment objective is capital appreciation, which it seeks to achieve through investing in equity securities of companies throughout the world. The Fund invests primarily in common stocks.
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