M&G’s John William Olsen outlines ‘discipline’ at Stockholm Summit
John William Olsen, fund manager at M&G Investments is taking part in the Pan-Nordic Summit Stockholm 2016, where he will outline the benefits of taking a disciplined and patient approach to equity investing, avoiding behavioural pitfalls.
The Summit takes place at the Grand Hotel in central Stockholm 14-15 March.
Olsen, a Danish national, joined M&G in April 2014, and was appointed fund manager of the M&G Global Select Fund and M&G Pan European Select Fund in July 2014. Olsen joined M&G from Danske Capital, where from 2002 he had managed non-domestic equity portfolios, including the Global Stock Picking and Global Select equity funds, and also the European Select strategy. He joined Danske Capital in 1998 as a fund manager on the domestic Danish equities team, and in 2000 also became a global sector analyst focusing on technology and telecommunications stocks. Olsen gained a BA in business economics and then an MSc in finance and accounting from Copenhagen Business School.