Published On: 24 November 2022

Eric Lonergan, lead manager of the M&G Episode Growth fund, is leaving the company at the start of next month after 16 years of service. Tony Finding will step up as co-manager, with support from the incumbent, Craig Simpson, having been a member of the M&G multi-asset team for over two decades.

Simpson will also take over from the Head of Macro Investing, Dave Fishwick, as lead manager of the M&G Managed Growth mandate. Fishwick will remain as the lead of the Episode Macro strategy, however, Lonergan will be succeeded as deputy manager by Stuart Canning and Gautam Samarth.

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