Alexander Darwall

Jupiter European

FUNDS CURRENTLY MANAGED

  • Jupiter European
  • Royal London European Growth Trust
  • Jupiter European Opportunities
  • Jupiter European Feeder
  • JGF-Jupiter European Growth

FUNDS PREVIOUSLY MANAGED

  • Scottish Widows HIFML European Focus
  • SJP Multi Asset

BIOGRAPHY
Alexander Darwall joined Jupiter in 1995 and is currently Head of Strategy, European Growth. He manages the Jupiter European Fund (Unit Trust), as well as the Jupiter European Opportunities Trust PLC, the Jupiter European Growth fund (SICAV) and institutional assets.

Before joining Jupiter, Alexander trained as an investment analyst with de Zoete & Bevan (BZW) before moving to Enskilda Securities in Paris in 1987, where he became head of French equity research. He joined Goldman Sachs in London in 1992, where he worked as a French equity analyst. Alexander has a degree in History from Cambridge University.

VERDICT
Overall, performing better than the peer group composite. Over a long track record, the manager has outperformed the peer group more often than not.

Good stockpicking has had a material positive impact on results, which have tended to be similar in rising and falling markets.

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS
Alexander Darwall is an FE Alpha Manager who has maintained a consistently high alpha score over a proven track record in rising and falling markets.

KEY MEASUREMENTS OF PERFORMANCE vs. PEER GROUP COMPOSITE
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