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Charles Hepworth

Charles Hepworth - Investment Director

Charles Hepworth is an Investment Director in GAM’s Managed Fund Solutions (GMFS) team.

He is responsible for developing and managing outsourcing solutions for UK independent financial advisers within GAM’s discretionary fund management service. Prior to joining GAM in May 2012, he was a group director at Quilter, responsible for running the Managed Portfolio Service since 2001. He started at Quilter as an assistant fund manager in 1994. Prior to this, he was a deputy fund manager at Albert E Sharp, specialising in managing money for private clients. He began his career at SG Warburg in 1991. Charles Hepworth holds a BSc (Hons) in Biotechnology from Leeds University, is a CFA and CAIA charterholder, and is a fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment. He is based in London.

Charles Hepworth

My Insights

Weekly Manager Views 7 min read

Weekly Manager Views

13 December 2019

At GAM Investments’ Weekly Investment Meeting held on 11 December, the speakers were Charles Hepworth, who examined cost efficient asset allocations, and Anthony Smouha, who discussed the search for yield.

7 min read
Investment Opinions 5 min read

UK Election: Initial thoughts

13 December 2019

Following the unexpectedly strong election victory for Boris Johnson and the Conservative Party, some of our portfolio managers offer their views on how this is likely to impact markets.

5 min read
Investment Opinions 4 min read

How likely is a global recession?

12 November 2019

Economic indicators suggest a global recession is unlikely, and any resolution of the China-US trade war could provide further relief, says GAM Investments’ Charles Hepworth. However he believes the UK could be moving closer to recession territory.

4 min read
Investment Opinions 4 min read

Buy in May and discount tariffs away...

16 May 2019

The US / China trade dispute has been reignited by President Trump in recent days, but GAM Investments’ Charles Hepworth wonders whether the resultant market distress is justified.

4 min read