Santander Asset Management has appointed Graham Ashby as senior fund manager for the £900m Santander UK Growth Fund and £30m Santander N&P UK Growth Fund.
Based in London, he joins with immediate effect and will report to Dolores Ybarra, global Chief Investment Officer.
Graham is a successful UK equities investor with 24 years of experience, whose investment process has proved its worth across a range of UK equity strategies. Previously, Graham Ashby has held senior UK Equity positions at Ignis Asset Management, LV= Asset Management, Credit Suisse Asset Management & DWS.
Dolores Ybarra, global Chief Investment Officer, Santander Asset Management, said: “Graham is a strong addition, and we are delighted that he has joined us.
“Over the last few years we have been focused on building our capabilities, and Graham is a fantastic hire alongside the previous investment in our Fixed Income and Multi Manager teams.”