David joined Polar Capital in August 2013 as a Fund Manager within the healthcare team. He has over 14 years’ investment experience in the healthcare sector. Prior to joining Polar Capital, for five years David was Portfolio Manager of the International Biotechnology Trust at SV Life Sciences. He also previously spent 7 years at Abingworth and Morgan Stanley as an analyst covering the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sector. David received a first class honours degree in human sciences from Oxford University in 1999 and is a CFA charterholder.
Polar Capital is a specialist investment management company founded in 2001. Since then, it has steadily grown and currently supports 12 investment teams managing 24 funds and five managed accounts across a range of long-only and alternative products, with combined AUM of £11.7 billion (as of December 2017).