About John Anderson
John Anderson acquired his taste for fixed interest investments in 1984 with British Rail Pension funds, where he worked as a trainee fund manager. In 1986 he got his first senior fund management role with Co-operative Bank and went on to become an investment director at the group and an instrumental figure in the establishment of Co-operative Investment Management, the fund management arm of the group. Anderson joined National Provident Institution (NPI) in 1992 and was quickly promoted to head of fixed interest and treasury, a position he held for five years before joining BWD Rensburg Unit Trust Managers. He then joined Gartmore in July 2009 where he spent nearly two years before joining JP Morgan in April 2011. Born in September 1960, Anderson is a graduate in Business Studies from Thames Valley University.