Alex Stanic graduated from Edinburgh University in 1995 with an MA in Economic & Social Geography. He joined Newton in February 1999 as an international research analyst and fund manager, where he was responsible for a range of retail and segregated global pension funds based on global indices. He joined River and Mercantile in 2009 and was the lead manager on the River and Mercantile Global Equities Fund. He joined J.P Morgan Asset Management in 2015 as a portfolio manager in the Global Equities team. Alex has over 14 years of investment experience and began his financial career at Cazenove, where he focused on European and UK small caps.