Charles French
Charles French
Deputy chief investment officer Portfolio manager, Head of Equity Opportunities team,
Newton Investment Management

Charles French is deputy chief investment officer at Newton, providing leadership on investment process and strategy which includes responsibility for Newton’s thematic investment process and framework. Charles is also the investment team leader for Newton’s equity opportunities team. He previously led the multi-asset investment team and had oversight of the responsible investment team. Prior to this, Charles was co-head of research at Newton and a global industry analyst within this team. He joined Newton in 2000. Prior to joining Newton, Charles worked in KPMG's financial business division where he gained his professional qualifications, becoming a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. Charles studied Economics at the University of Nottingham. Outside of work, he is a rugby coach.

Email: charles.french@incisive-events.com