- Svitlana Gubriy joined Standard Life Investments in 2005. She will be appointed head of Global REIT funds
- James Britton joined Standard Life Investments in 2006. He will be appointed fund manager of the Global Real Estate Fund
- After 25 years of service, Andrew Jackson, Head of Wholesale & Listed Real Estate Funds, has resigned from Standard Life Investments
Standard Life Investments announced some changes to the real estate team including the appointment of Svitlana Gubriy to head of Global REIT funds and James Britton to fund manager of the Global Real Estate Fund.
Svitlana Gubriy joined Standard Life Investments in 2005 and is currently fund manager for the Global REIT Focus Fund (SICAV), and deputy fund manager on the Global REIT Fund (unit trust) – she will become fund manager of the unit trust. Svitlana worked with Andrew last year in respect of the distribution of our funds with John Hancock.
James Britton is fund manager of both the Standard Life Unit Linked Life Fund and the advisory South Yorkshire Pensions Authority mandate. He worked as portfolio manager on the Global Real Estate Fund from 2009 to 2013 managing a specific strategy in Brazil. James joined Standard Life Investments in 2006.
Andrew Jackson, Head of Wholesale & Listed Real Estate Funds, has resigned from Standard Life Investments after 25 years of service. Andrew will remain with the business until October 2016 to ensure there is a smooth period of transition. A further member of the listed real estate team will be recruited.
Andrew started in the property research team in 1991, and became head of the team in 1999. He moved into fund management in 2003 and launched Standard Life Investments’ first direct property UK mutual fund in 2005. He managed and launched various direct and listed property funds and investments trusts over the years, before being appointed to manage the wholesale and listed team in 2008.