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Will Sutcliffe

Baillie Gifford & Co Ltd, Baillie Gifford Worldwide Fund
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Trustnet verdict
Overall, performing better than the peer group composite. However, over a long track record, the manager has, period by period, over- and under-performed roughly equally. stock picking has made a contribution to results, which have not been particularly exposed to falling markets.
Manager profile
Will joined Baillie Gifford in 1999 and is an Investment Manager in the Emerging Markets Equity Team. He became a Partner of the firm in 2010. He is a member of the Positive Change Portfolio Construction Group and has also spent time working in the UK and US Equities Teams. In addition to his investment responsibilities, Will oversees Baillie Gifford’s investment graduate recruitment programme, and is a member of the firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Group. Will graduated MA in History from the University of Glasgow in 1996.
Total return for Will Sutcliffe
Rolling Alpha Quartile: Discrete three year periods
Rolling Alpha Quartile shows a manager's alpha score in quartile terms, plotting his or her risk adjusted performance against all other managers in the UT & OEICs universe. The best managers are those who are consistently ranked in the first or second quartile.
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Quartile 2
Quartile 3
Quartile 4
Discrete calendar year performance : Will Sutcliffe

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
Will Sutcliffe 34.9 3.2 13.6 35.1 40.2 -19.0 16.6 1.1 -3.6 -0.7
Peer Group Composite 4.0 5.4 2.6 19.2 31.6 -16.8 12.1 1.7 -1.5 1.1
Over / Under 30.9 -2.2 11.0 15.9 8.6 -2.2 4.5 -0.6 -2.1 -1.8
Performance vs peer group composite: Will Sutcliffe
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.
Overall markets
Outperformed peer group composite
5 years
out of a possible 10
Overall markets
Underperformed peer group composite
5 years
out of a possible 10
Rising markets
Outperformed peer group composite
5 years
out of a possible 8
Falling markets
Outperformed peer group composite
0 years
out of a possible 2
Funds currently managed
Fund Sole/Co-managed Sector Periods
Baillie Gifford Emerging Markets Leading Companies Co-managed IA Global Emerging Markets since Jan 01 2010 to present
Baillie Gifford Worldwide Emerging Markets Leading Companies Co-managed FO Equity - Emerging Markets since Mar 29 2011 to present
Baillie Gifford Positive Change Co-managed IA Global since Jan 03 2017 to present
Funds managed previously
Fund Periods
Baillie Gifford Emerging Markets Growth since Mar 01 2008 to Jan 31 2010
Baillie Gifford Emerging Markets Leading Companies since Apr 01 2007 to Feb 29 2008
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