Robbins joined the firm back in 2005 and has a total of seven years’ investment experience. Prior to Investec he was an associate director for international equities at Insight Investments.
The global dynamic fund is an offshore vehicle that sits within the firms 4Factor product range.
Investec Asset Management head of 4Factor global equities Mark Breedon says: “Jacob has played a significant role in the success of this offshore fund over the past two years and his appointment recognises his key contribution in driving the performance of the dynamic fund.
“Jacob will continue to select stocks based on a short list generated through the process. We look forward to his successful stewardship of this growing high-alpha equity product.”