John King is a Fund Manager and Analyst with ten years’ investment experience. John is responsible for lead managing the UK Smaller Companies Fund and the smaller companies sub-portfolio of the UK Equity Fund.
Before joining Majedie in 2019 John was a Portfolio Manager at AXA, where he was Deputy Manager of the AXA UK Select Opportunities Fund and the five FE Crown rated AXA WF Framlington UK Fund, also successfully managing long-only institutional UK equity mandates on behalf of a UK university endowment. Prior to joining AXA in 2016, John worked on the sell side for Jefferies, UBS and N+1 Singer, where he specialised in mid and small cap analysis.
John graduated in 2005 with a BA (Hons) in Economics and Management from the University of Leeds, before joining Ernst & Young where he qualified as an accountant and was a senior advisory consultant in the Internal Audit function, applying key accounting principles and assessing financial risk.BACK TO OUR TEAM