Jonathan is a member of the Global and International Equity Group and has investment management responsibilities for International Equities. He also has responsibility for leading our Japanese research and investment management effort. Jonathan joined Barings in 2009. Prior to this he was at Occam Asset Management and prior to this, he spent four years as a Senior Vice President in the Global Equity Team at Lazard Asset Management. Jonathan also spent nine years at Royal and Sun Alliance. Jonathan has a BA (Hons) in Political Philosophy & Economics from Reading University. He was awarded the Institute of Investment Management and Research certificate in 1996 and IMC in 1995.