About us 

Our People

Diverse skills and capabilities

We believe Columbia Threadneedle Investments’ success is due to our talented people, who bring diverse and complementary skills and capabilities, working together to identify and develop the best ideas and opportunities for our clients.
As an investment manager, we are responsible for managing the financial assets of individuals and families, pension and sovereign wealth funds and corporations around the world. In this important role, it is imperative that our people reflect Columbia Threadneedle’s Values of Client Focus, Excellence, Integrity and Respect.
In order for us to achieve our strategic goals, it is critical that we harness and empower the right talent at all levels, including in the leadership team. Columbia Threadneedle Investments EMEA senior leadership comprises the following executives, who are members of the Business Management Committee, our primary decision-making forum.

Senior management team

Nick Ring
Chief Executive Officer, EMEA
Neil Babbage
Head of Technology, EMEA & Asia
Darrel Buckley
Lead Compliance Officer, EMEA
William Davies
Chief Investment Officer, EMEA and Global Head of Equities
Julie Griffiths
Head of Investment Risk
Alison Jefferis
Head of Corporate Affairs
Jo Livermore
Lead HR Business Partner EMEA
Peter Stone
Head of Finance
Laura Weatherup
Co-Head of Global Operations and Investor Services
Joseph Vullo
Head of UK Real Estate

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About Us

Millions of people around the world rely on Columbia Threadneedle Investments to manage their money. We look after investments for individual investors, financial advisers and wealth managers, as well as insurance firms, pension funds and other institutions.

Our funds

Columbia Threadneedle Investments has a comprehensive range of investment funds catering for a broad range of objectives.

Our Capabilities

We offer a broad range of actively managed investment strategies and solutions covering global, regional and domestic markets and asset classes.