Charlie is a portfolio manager in Ninety One's Quality team. His focus is on global investments, in particular Asian equities. Prior to joining the firm, Charlie was a portfolio manager at Coupland Cardiff Asset Management, an Asian investment firm with offices in London and Singapore, where he was the lead portfolio manager for CC Asia Alpha, a long-only Asia ex-Japan fund. Before that he held senior positions at JP Morgan; he was the director of Asia Pacific Research and head of Asia Pacific Consumer Research. Charlie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Geography from Durham University and has passed Level III of the CFA® Programme.