Sarah Whitley

Sarah Whitely graduating BA in experimental psychology from the University of Oxford in 1980, joining Baillie Gifford the same year, and has worked at the firm throughout her entire career. Sarah joined the Japanese team in 1982, became a partner in the firm in 1986 and, finally, appointed to her current role as head of Japanese equities in 2001. Through her 35-year investment career, Sarah has managed a wide variety of Japanese equity mandates across all investment styles.

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.