Peter Abbott is one of the initial members of the European Large Cap Equities team and specialises in industrials and capital goods. He was appointed Head of the Team in October 2019.
After a short stint in venture capital in 1984, Peter joined Scottish Amicable Investment Management, specialising in small-cap stocks. From 1994 onwards, he worked for Newton Investment Management as a Director until he joined Merrill Lynch Investment Managers/BlackRock in late 2002 as a fund manager in its Global Equities team. He subsequently joined ABN AMRO Asset Management’s Global Equity team in 2007.
Peter holds both a BSc and an MSc from the University of London. He is based in London.