Philip Edwards is co-founder and Chief Executive of Ricardo Research. He manages the business, develops the firm’s intellectual capital and acts as a consultant to large institutional investors. Before co-founding Ricardo Research, he was a Partner and Global Director of Strategic Research at Mercer. With over 15 years’ experience in the investment industry, Phil has worked with large institutional investors to help them address a wide range of investment challenges. He holds a first-class degree in Mathematics from the University of Warwick and is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries.