David Dowsett

David Dowsett - Global Head of Investments


David Dowsett, Global Head of Investments, is responsible for leading all GAM’s investment teams.
Prior to joining GAM in April 2022, David worked at BlueBay Asset Management for 18 years. His roles included co-CIO of the firm, Partner of the firm, a member of the Management Committee and chair of the Macro Group. His initial responsibility was to build the firm’s emerging market debt long only strategy. Prior to this he worked at Morgan Grenfell Asset Management where he was a Portfolio Manager, Global Fixed Income and a Director of Morgan Grenfell Investment Services. In total David has close to 30 years’ investment experience. David holds a BA (Hons) in Politics and Economics from Durham University. He is based in London.
David Dowsett

My Insights

Active Thinking

7 min read

Active Thinking
26 January 2022

At GAM Investments’ latest Active Thinking forum, David Dowsett reviews the latest market developments while Jian Shi Cortesi explains why she is excited to talk to investors about China and Asia as an investment opportunity as clear signs of recovery have begun to emerge.

Active Thinking

10 min read

Active Thinking
18 January 2023

At GAM Investments’ latest Active Thinking forum, David Dowsett reviews the latest market developments while Niall Gallagher explains why he believes the recent outperformance of the European equity market versus US equities is likely to continue.

Active Thinking

9 min read

Active Thinking
16 December 2022

At GAM Investments’ latest Active Thinking forum, David Dowsett argues that after a busy week for central banks, we could now be moving into a different era, while Paul McNamara discusses how the situation in the US, Europe and China will shape emerging markets and the longer-term effects of reshoring.

Outlook 2023

1 min read

The year ahead – Investment Outlooks for 2023 and beyond
December 2022

In our 2023 Outlooks David Dowsett, Global Head of Investments, highlights eight charts he thinks may signal the direction of markets in 2023, and a number of our investment professionals across our key capabilities give their outlook for 2023, including Stephanie Maier on sustainability.