Vincent Ropers

Co-Portfolio Manager

Vincent joined the Wise Funds team as Co-Portfolio Manager in April 2017.

He started his career in 2004 and brings experience in multi-asset research and portfolio management, previously at Goldman Sachs, Fidelity International, Ignis Asset Management which became Standard Life Investments. He is a graduate from ESCP Europe in Paris and holds the Investment Management Certificate.

Philip Matthews

Co-Portfolio Manager

Philip joined the Wise Funds team in September 2018 as Co-portfolio manager.

He started his career at Jupiter in 1999, during this period he has managed retail and institutional equity portfolios. His portfolios focussed on income generation and he has experience investing into UK companies across the market cap spectrum. In 2013 he joined Schroders, where he managed their UK Alpha Plus portfolio and UK Growth Investment Trust.

John Newton

Business Development Manager

John joined the Wise Funds team in November 2015 as the business development manager.

John started his investment career in 2004, accumulating experience from HSBC Asset Management and BNY Mellon where he gained sales experience working with both direct and intermediaries including independent financial advisers and fund selectors.

Joanna Scavuzzo-Ramsey

Office Manager

Jo joined the Wise Funds team in September 2018 as Office Manager, having come from one of our partnership companies. She is responsible for supporting both the Portfolio Managers and Business Development as well as the day to day management of the office which includes HR and trading support.

She previously worked for over 10 years as an Event Manager working for several national and international companies in the UK and abroad. Her highlights were working at the London Olympics 2012 and around Europe with a world touring car team. She has covered all areas of events from pitching to the client, organisation and set up.

Nicole Harrington

Compliance Manager

Nicole joined The Oak Investment Partnership in January of 2016 as its Compliance manager. Nicole brings to Wise Funds over thirty years of experience in both retail banking and investment management.

Her last appointment was head of investment management operations with private bankers Arbuthnot Latham. Prior to this she was the asset services manager at Legal and General Investment Management, and the reconciliations manager at Gartmore Fund Managers.

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