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Tony Lanning joins Gartmore multimanager team

Gartmore has announced the appointment of Tony Lanning and Katie Trowsdale to its multi manager team, both to start in early November.

Lanning joins as fund manager and deputy head of multi manager, subject to FSA approval.

He previously worked at Arbuthnot Latham & Co as head of collectives research. Prior to this he spent six years as director of research and investment at Origen.

Trowsdale joins as a senior analyst from Kleinwort Benson where she was fund research analyst responsible for selecting and monitoring funds.

Gartmore head of multi manager Bambos Hambi says: “I am delighted that Tony and Katie, both of whom I’ve known for some time, will be joining the team. During my 20 years in this industry I have come across many good people and I am extremely pleased Gartmore has been able to attract two of the best. They both have strong credentials and high quality experience in the field of fund selection. More importantly I am also confident that they will fit with our existing culture and investment philosophy.”

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