Daniel Kranson is a portfolio manager at Vontobel Asset Management, having joined in July 2007 as a senior research analyst covering stocks globally. In 2013, Daniel was promoted to deputy portfolio manager of the Vontobel European Equity Strategy, and in 2016, Daniel became lead portfolio manager for the strategy, whilst also becoming deputy portfolio manager of the firm’s International Equity Strategy. He began his investment career in 1999 on the sell side, at Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. where he analysed companies based in the U.S. and Europe in the technology space and later in the healthcare industry. In 2006, he switched to the buy side, working at Scout Capital Management, where he evaluated both Health Care and Consumer companies in both developed and emerging markets. Kranson received a B.S. in operations research from Columbia University and is a CFA charter holder.
The Fund assets are mainly invested in the shares of top-quality, European companies. The Fund's investment strategy is based on a value investment approach. This style of investment can, whilst respecting the applicable investment restrictions, result in a concentration of positions in individual sectors.
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