Johanna Kyrklund, Schroders

Johanna Kyrklund Johanna Kyrklund joined Schroders in 2007 as Head of UK Multi-Asset and became Global Head of Multi-Asset Investments in 2016. As Co-Head of Investment & Group Chief Investment Officer, Johanna oversees investment performance, philosophy and process for all asset classes (excluding private assets), reinforcing a culture of collaboration across all desks. She is responsible for investments on behalf of Multi-Asset clients globally and is the lead portfolio manager of the Schroder Diversified Growth Strategy. She previously worked at Insight Investment and Deutsche Asset Management in various fund management and asset allocation roles, specialising in tactical asset allocation strategies. Johanna is a member of the Cambridge University Investment Board and the Railpen Investment Board.  
09.25

Let’s hear it from the Regulators


10.30

CEO panel


11.45

End of the second belle époque

A discussion about investment and product strategy in the face of war, pandemic, food and energy insecurity, inflation, changed monetary policy, and great uncertainty


14.20

Deep-dive 1: Brexit – how are managers adapting

The discussion will revolve around managing and distributing funds in Europe, tackling regulatory requirements and other routes in a Post-Brexit world.

The panel will touch upon the following topics:

•How can sales teams continue to operate from the UK?
•What are the impact of the new EU pre-marketing rules on UK managers?
•Can management teams continue to rely on delegation rules?
•Collaborating with third parties or setting-up on-shore: what are my structuring options?
•Distribution in the UK: what happens during and after the transition period?

Christian Hertz will lead the conversation joined by leading industry experts focusing on emerging strategies and the future of fund distribution.


15.30

Deep-dive 3: democratisation of private assets - what opportunities await the market?

The path to the democratisation of private assets is trying to bring together different types of asset managers, willing to access new sources of financing. The current geopolitical situation is driving new trends – and this session will explore the new private asset products that will meet those demands and how to successfully market these products to investors.