Sam Mahtani & Jeff Chowdhry

Sam Mahtani has over 20 years of experience managing emerging markets mandates, and joined F&C in 1993 to launch their India fund, becoming co-manager a year later and lead manager in 1996. Prior to F&C, he worked for RBS in their corporate trusts division as a senior bank officer. Sam is an Associate of the Institute of Financial Services and a member of the CFA Society of the UK.

Jeff Chowdhry has over 30 years’ investment experience, focusing on emerging markets since 1992. Prior to joining F&C in 1994, he held portfolio management positions at Royal Insurance PLC and BZW Investement. Jeff holds an MBA from Kingston Business School and a BSc in Economics from Brunel University.

Investing with EQ

EQ offers a choice of investment strategies. We use these strategies to build and manage individual portfolios of investments for our clients:

Best Ideas

Best Ideas

Our signature portfolios invest in the very best ideas unearthed by our research team, unconstrained across all asset types.
Low Cost

Low Cost

The name says it all. These portfolios invest mainly in low cost funds that track the performance of stockmarket indices.
Positive Impact

Positive Impact

Not just good investments, but investments that do good. These portfolios are carefully screened for social and environmental impact.
Income

Income

These portfolios have been designed for those investors who have begun to withdraw fundfs from their portfolios.