Ruffer appoints new institutionals director
Ruffer LLP has made a new addition to its investment team for institutional clients, David Benson joins the firm as a director.
Benson will be responsible for absolute return and diversified growth mandates for UK pension schemes at Ruffer.
The firm is an independent investment manager offering discretionary portfolio management to private clients, charities, trusts and pension funds.
Benson has been in fund management since 1991 and holds a background in catering for institutional clients.
His most recent role was with Société Générale Asset Management, where he pooled UK equity and multi-asset portfolios for UK institutions and retail investors.
He has also previously been a business development director for UK institutional clients at Deutsche Asset Management.