Investors in the Company are expected to benefit from the expertise and experience of the portfolio management teams across public and private equity as well as from other teams within Schroders.
Rory Bateman is Head of Equities at Schroders. The equity division manages £162 billion (as at 30 June 2020) globally across multiple strategies. Rory has been an equity investor for 20 years. He joined Schroders in 2008 and is based in London.
Rory was the Head of UK/European Equities team at Schroders from 2015 to 2019, which managed over €55 billion across multiple strategies.
Rory was a European Equity Fund Manager and Analyst at Schroders from 2008 to 2015, which involved managing numerous European equity portfolios and being a member of the analyst team.
Rory was a Research Analyst and Continental European Portfolio Manager at Goldman Sachs Asset Management from 1996 to 2008, which involved portfolio management and analytical responsibilities.
Rory holds a MPhil in Economics from University of Cambridge and a BA (Hons) in Financial Economics from Guildhall University.
Tim Creed is a member of Schroder Adveq's management committee and a member of the Private Equity Investment Committee. He is also on the advisory boards of several leading European buyout and turnaround fund managers.
Prior to joining Schroder Adveq in 2004, Tim Creed worked as a Project Manager at Aon in London, UK, having previously spent five years at Accenture in Strategy Consulting and Operations Consulting, where he worked mostly with financial services companies across Europe. Tim Creed started his career as a Research Chemist at Astra Zeneca, also in the UK. From 2002 to 2007, Tim Creed held a part time position as an Executive Public member of Network Rail in the UK.
Tim Creed holds a bachelor's degree in Chemistry from the University of Edinburgh, where he graduated with first class honours and an MBA from Oxford University, UK, where he was the Clifford H. Barclay Scholar.
In December 2019, Tim Creed was selected as one of “50 Most Influential People in European Private Equity” by Financial News / Private Equity News.