Raj Shant  Portfolio Manager, Global Equity Team - Newton Investment Management 

Raj Shant has over 28 years’ experience as a professional investor having worked as an analyst and then a portfolio manager in European Equities at Royal Insurance Asset Management. In the late 1990’s he was head of European Equities and Credit Suisse Asset Management managing the European equity teams in London, Paris, Frankfurt and Milan.  He joined Newton in that role in 2002 as Head of European Equities, winning awards like the 2010 Investment Excellence Award for European Equities from Global Investor. After 2014 he switched his focus to global equities in general and Sustainable investing in particular. He is Head of Responsible Portfolio Management at Newton and the co-lead manager on the Sustainable Global Equity and Sustainable US Equity strategies. Raj grew up in a multi-lingual environment speaking English, Hindi and Punjabi. He graduated from the University of Leeds with a Joint Honours degree in Economics and Management Studies. Raj did the AIMR professional exams and is a member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals (UKSIP).



Irish Pension Fund Investment & Current Issues             

June 11, 2019

The Westbury, Dublin

Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

June 18, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds             

July 11, 2019                                    Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Credit & Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds  

September 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Alternative & Innovative Investment Strategies Conference for Pension Funds 

September 12, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London   

ESG Investments & Issues for Dutch Pension Funds

September 24, 2019

Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam 

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 3, 2019

7A Strandvägen, Stockholm

Property & Infrastructure Investment Strategies for Pension Funds 

October 10, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds                  

November 7, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

ESG & Topical Investment Issues for Local Authority Pension Investors

November 14, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds 

November 21, 2019

The Met Hotel, Leeds

Private Equity & Debt Investors' Annual Seminar

December 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London