Davina Curling - Independent Member
Davina has over 25 years’ experience in the investment management industry, with over 20 years as a fund manager, primarily managing European equities, both for retail and institutional investors, and specialising in the former. She has worked at some of the biggest names in the industry, including Nikko Asset Management, Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust and Royal & Sun Alliance. In 2007 she joined Russell Investments as the Managing Director responsible for around $20 billion of pan-European assets in the multi-manager arena. In 2011 she was appointed to the board of the Invesco Income Growth Trust as a Non-Executive Director and to the board of the BlackRock Greater Europe Investment Trust.
Along with Steven Daniels, Davina was appointed to the St. James’s Place Investment Committee in July 2014. Her experience of multi-manager funds and the fund manager selection and analysis process is a great benefit to the ongoing work of the Committee.