John Stopford

John Stopford

Portfolio Manager

In the company since


Years in the industry



John is Head of Multi-Asset Income at Ninety One. He is co-portfolio manager of the Multi-Asset Income strategies and has macro focussed research responsibilities. During his time at the firm John has held senior positions as Co-Head of Fixed Income & Currency, having previously been responsible for the management of our South African fixed income assets from 1998 to 2004. John joined Guinness Flight in 1993, which was later acquired by our firm, and took responsibility for investments in emerging bond and currency markets. Prior to this, he worked in London and Tokyo as a specialist global bond and currency portfolio manager for Mitsui Trust Asset Management. John graduated from the University of Oxford with an honours degree in Chemistry in 1990 and he is a CFA® Charterholder.