James Davidson, CFA
Portfolio Manager, JP Morgan
James Davidson, managing director, J.P. Morgan Investment Management Inc., is a portfolio manager in the Global Equities Team, based in London. An employee since 2013, he focuses primarily on research-driven strategies. Prior to joining the firm, James was at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he ran the global equity sales desk, filtering the output of 700 research analysts. The flagship product was the ‘Globlog’ large cap global equity long/short quarterly portfolio, which he oversaw for 42 quarters. Previously, James spent five years as a US equity portfolio manager with Morgan Grenfell Asset Management. He began his career in Edinburgh on the US equities desk at Baillie Gifford. James obtained a BA in Economics from Sussex University and an MSc in Economic History from Oxford University. He has been a CFA charterholder since 1997.
J.P. Morgan Investment Management Inc. (JPMIM) is a sub-advisor to JPMorgan Asset Management (Canada) Inc.., which is the sub-advisor for Canoe U.S. Equity Income Portfolio Class. JPMIM acts as an unregistered sub-advisor to Canoe U.S. Equity Income Portfolio Class further to relief granted in February 2005 by the Alberta Securities Commission.