Marlborough’s Geoff Hitchin set to retire

Geoff Hitchin, founder of Marlborough Fund Manager and manager of the Global Bond fund, is retiring after 34 years at the firm. Co-managers Danny Fox and Niall McDermott, who have been at the helm of the Bond Income and Global Bond funds since November 2018, will continue to run the fund with no change to its investment strategy.

Fox began his investment career in 1993 at RSA, where he managed fixed interest portfolios. He has also held roles at Rothschild Asset Management, Insight Investment and Co-operative Asset Management. McDermott joined Marlborough as an investment analyst, later becoming co-manager on the fixed income team two years later.

3rd December, 2021