Neil Matheson leads macroeconomic research and contributes to the investment strategy across the firm. In Canada, he chairs the Asset Mix Strategy Committee, the Investment Committee, and the Dividend and Income Committee. He also contributes to the Fixed Income Strategy Committee. In the UK, Neil is a member of the Global Investment Group for Standard Life Investments Limited in Edinburgh, which is responsible for asset mix and strategy overview for UK-managed funds. He also sits on the Strategic Investment Group which reviews the Global Absolute Return Strategy run out of our UK office.
He joined Standard Life Investments Inc. in 1989. Prior to that, he worked for Alcan Aluminium in Montréal for seven years. Neil is also a member of the Executive Committee of Standard Life Investments Inc.
Neil holds M.A. degrees from Oxford University in the UK and Carleton University in Ottawa, and an MBA from McGill University. He obtained his CFA designation in 1991.