Mitchell has almost 20 years’ experience in the investment industry, with a specific focus on investment marketing and communications. At Invesco Perpetual, he was a key member of on the UK equities team, assisting Neil in articulating his investment philosophy, approach and strategy to intermediaries and institutional clients.
He is a great believer in open, honest dialogue with investors and is experienced in communicating complex financial concepts in simple and accessible terms. Mitchell feels strongly that investors are entitled to know how their investments are being managed and is committed to making sure Woodford’s clients are well informed.
The Woodford Patient Capital Trust delivered a positive return during April, with the largest contribution to performance coming from the unquoted part of the portfolio.
It’s been a busier than usual few weeks here in terms of strategy evolution. Neil has been keen to take advantage of what he sees as a compelling, contrarian opportunity in domestic stocks, which have become too cheap to ignore in the wake of the Brexit vote last year.