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Edward Whitten

Baillie Gifford & Co Ltd, Baillie Gifford Worldwide Fund
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Manager profile
Ed’s experience of working in and studying developing countries drives his desire to work towards a more sustainable future that leaves no one behind. Ed believes that thoughtful and responsible investment in companies achieving financial, social and environmental returns has enormous potential to catalyse positive change in the corporate landscape, build trust in capital markets and help support solutions to global challenges. Ed joined Baillie Gifford in 2018 and is an Impact Director and decision maker in the Positive Change Team. He graduated with a BA (Hons) in History from Newcastle University in 2008 and an MSc in Sustainable Development from London’s School of Oriental and African Studies in 2020.
Total return for Edward Whitten
Discrete calendar year performance : Edward Whitten

Manager career performance
Discrete performance
  0-12m 12-24m 24-36m 36-48m 48-60m 60-72m 72-84m 84-96m 96-108m 108-120m
Edward Whitten 6.6 -9.5 1.5 80.1 8.3 - - - - -
Peer Group Composite 15.2 -2.7 7.6 40.7 -13.3 - - - - -
Over / Under -8.6 -6.8 -6.1 39.4 21.6 - - - - -
Performance vs peer group composite: Edward Whitten
How a manager matches up against their peers gives you some idea of how talented they are. Very few managers perform equally well in rising and falling markets, so knowing which type of market a manager is capable of performing well within is also important.
 
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Funds currently managed
Fund Sole/Co-managed Sector Periods
Baillie Gifford Positive Change Co-managed IA Global since Sep 01 2020 to present
Baillie Gifford Worldwide Positive Change Co-managed FO Equity - Ethical since Sep 01 2020 to present
Funds managed previously
Fund Periods
Baillie Gifford Worldwide Positive Change since May 08 2018 to Sep 29 2020
Data provided by FE fundinfo. Care has been taken to ensure that the information is correct, but FE fundinfo neither warrants, represents nor guarantees the contents of information, nor does it accept any responsibility for errors, inaccuracies, omissions or any inconsistencies herein. Past performance does not predict future performance, it should not be the main or sole reason for making an investment decision. The value of investments and any income from them can fall as well as rise.

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