Richard joined Framlington in 1994 and is responsible for the management of a number of pension funds, charities and unit trusts. Prior to this, he worked briefly as a computer consultant at Arthur Andersen before moving to the City in 1972. From 1975 he worked at Carr Sebag with private clients, moving with the business to Grieveson Grant and then Kleinwort Benson in 1986. From 1991 he was head of UK Active Management and Equity Research, being responsible for both institutional and retail portfolios. He was a member of the KBIM policy committee and an investment trust director.
Richard graduated from the University of Liverpool in 1970 with a degree in Computational and Statistical Science. Richard is a fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI).
Richard Peirson co-manages the AXA Framlington Managed Balanced Fund. Find out more about the AXA Framlington Managed Balanced Fund.