Andrew Connell - Pensions and Benefits UK 2019

Andrew Connell

Andrew Connell is Head of Portfolio Solutions Group at Schroders, Portfolio Solutions aims to deliver outcome based investment strategies. It is asset class agnostic working in partnership with distribution, product and investment. The skills within group include liability driven investment, risk managed investment, fiduciary, custom bond portfolio manufacture (including buy & maintian) and strategic advice. He joined Schroders in 2007 and is based in London.

Andrew was an LDI and Rates Sales Manager at ABN AMRO from 2006 to 2007, which involved developing and maintaining relationships with buy-side investment houses as well as sales and execution coverage for both bonds, interest rate and inflation derivatives.
Prior to that he was a Bond Fund Manager at Barclays Global Investors between 1998 to 2006, where he held various roles including the Head of Multi-Currency Portfolio Management and Head of the Interest Rate Process.

Andrew is a Chartered Accountant (ICEAW) and holder of Securities Institute Diplomas, (Financial Derivatives and Bonds & Fixed Interest)

Qualifications: MA in Land Economy from St. Catharine's College, Cambridge.