2021 WINNERS

Investment Analyst of the Year

Winner: Amy Walker, Peel Hunt

Highly commended: Amarachi Seery, Janus Henderson Investors


Fund Selector of the Year

Winner: Paris Jordan, Waverton Investment Management


Fund Manager of the Year (large firms)

Winner: Jian Shi Cortesi, GAM Investment Management


Fund Manager of the Year (small to medium firms)

Winner: Grace Le, Artemis

Highly commended: Sharon Bentley-Hamlyn, Aubrey Capital Management


Wealth Manager of the Year
Sponsored by Capital Group

Winner: Gretchen Betts, Magenta Financial Planning


Investment Woman of the Year (large firms)

Winner: Joanna Munro, HSBC Asset Management


Investment Woman of the Year (Small to medium firms)

Winner: Verona Kenny, 7IM

Highly commended: Christina Bastin, Muzinich & Co.


Mentor of the Year

Winner: Kate Webber, Northern Trust

Highly commended: Stuart White, HSBC Asset Management


Role Model of the Year

Winner: Joanna Munro, HSBC Asset Management

Highly commended: Simona Paravani-Mellinghoff, BlackRock


Rising Star of the Year (large firms)
Sponsored by HSBC Asset Management

Winner: Celia Fraser, Capital Group


Rising Star of the Year (small to medium firms)
Sponsored by abrdn


Winner: Laasya Shekaran, LCP

Highly commended: Evie Paterson, Impax Asset Management


Change Excellence Award

Winner: Abika Martin, LGT Vestra

Highly commended: Charlie Beeson, Man Group


Team Leader of the Year (Large firms)

Winner: Tania Cruickshank, Man Group


Team Leader of the Year (Small to medium firms)

Winner: Senan Kiran, Muzinich & Co.


Most Inspiring Returner

Winner: Fiona Chan, HSBC

Highly commended: Rongrong Huo, Ninety One


Unsung Hero of the Year

Winner: Simone White, BlackRock

Highly commended: Lucy Bowyer, Invesco


Fund Saleswoman of the Year

Winner: Catherine Streeter, BlackRock

Highly commended: Naomi Morris, Rathbones

Highly commended: Candida de Silva, Morgan Stanley Investment Management


Distribution Woman of the Year
Sponsored by GAM Investments

Winner: Monica Fan, UBS Asset Management

Highly commended: Smera Ashraf, HSBC Asset Management


Marketing Influencer of the Year

Winner: Holly Nardi, Redington

Highly commended: Staci West, FundCalibre


International Investment Woman of the Year

Winner: Jian Shi Cortesi, GAM Investment Management

Highly commended: Robyn Grew, Man Group


Investment Industry Leader of the Year

Winner: Georgina Fogo, Janus Henderson Investors


Sustainable and ESG Investment Woman of the Year

Sponsored by KPMG

Winner: Amanda Young, abrdn

Highly commended: Helen Wildsmith, CCLA Investment Management


Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion

Winner: LCP

Highly commended: Border to Coast Pension Partnership


Contribution to Gender Diversity & Inclusion

Winner: Fidelity International

Highly commended: LCP


Outstanding Contribution to the Industry

Jane Welsh, the Diversity Project