1. BAILLIE GIFFORD ASIA EX JAPAN FUND
    BAILLIE GIFFORD ASIA EX JAPAN FUND

    Overview

    The Baillie Gifford Asia Ex Japan Fund seeks capital appreciation.

    Investment Proposition

    The Fund aims to invest in an actively managed portfolio of Asian stocks excluding Japan. We are prepared to invest in securities listed on other exchanges that derive most of their revenues from, or have most of their assets in, non-developed markets. Our approach results in a committed portfolio which will often look very different to its benchmark. We are happy to accept short-term volatility around an index in the pursuit of superior long-term performance.

    Managers

    Ewan Markson-Brown

    Ewan is an Investment Manager in the Emerging Markets Equity Team. He has co-managed the Pacific Fund since May 2014 and has managed Pacific Horizon Investment Trust PLC since March 2014. Prior to joining Baillie Gifford in 2013, Ewan was a Senior Vice President in Emerging Markets at PIMCO. He previously worked at Newton for five years, most recently as Lead Portfolio Manager on an Asia Pacific Equity Strategy, as well as segregated Asian income and Japanese Equities Strategies. Ewan also previously worked for Merrill Lynch Investment Managers as a Portfolio Manager in the Asia-Pacific region for six years. He graduated MA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Oxford in 2000.

    Roderick Snell

    Roderick joined Baillie Gifford in 2006 and is an Investment Manager in the Emerging Markets Equity Team. He previously worked in the UK and European Equity Teams and has managed the Baillie Gifford Pacific Fund since 2010. Roderick graduated BSc (Hons) in Medical Biology from the University of Edinburgh in 2006.

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