Rob is a Portfolio Manager in AXA IM's London Buy and Maintain Credit team, and focuses on the design and ongoing management of cashflow solutions.
He has 10 years’ experience working with UK pension schemes on their investment strategies, firstly as an investment consultant and then within asset management.
Robert joined AXA IM in April 2013 as a Solutions Manager, working closely with pension schemes and their advisors to design derivative-led investment strategies such as hedging and overlay solutions, before moving into the Buy and Maintain team following the development and growth in Cashflow Driven Investment (CDI) strategies.
Prior to AXA IM, Rob worked at KPMG Investment Advisory as an Investment Consultant, advising trustees and sponsors of UK defined benefit pension plans on investment strategy, with a focus on asset liability modelling and liability driven investing.
Rob holds a degree in mathematics from the University of Cambridge and is a qualified actuary.
Rachel is responsible for leading AXA IM's work with UK institutional investors including corporates, pension schemes and professional trustees in supporting them to meet their objectives.
Rachel joined AXA IM from Mercer where she worked as a Sales Director and a Senior Investment Consultant. Rachel’s previous roles include Director of EMEA Client Services for the Cash Business at State Street Global Advisors and Director of Global Accounts at BlueBay Asset Management.
Rachel holds an MSc in Actuarial Science from Cass University and bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Sheffield.