Article date: 10 January 2006
Investment Officer of Morley Fund Management KatherineGarrett-Cox has been named a ‘Young Global Leader’ byThe Forum of Young Global Leaders, an affiliate of the WorldEconomic Forum.
Katherine, who will be one of the 44 Europeans to become YoungGlobal Leaders, will be joining the likes of Shami Chakrabarti,Director of Liberty (Human Rights Group), Dame Ellen MacArthur, andLarry Page and Sergey Brin, co-founders of Google.
The Young Global Leaders will continue the work begun at theirfirst meeting in Zermatt, Switzerland and throughout 2005 when taskforces were formed to address priority global challenges for 2020in the areas of development and poverty, global governance andsecurity, environment, education, and health.
The Forum of Young Global Leaders is a multi-stakeholdercommunity of the world’s leaders who are 40 years old oryounger. The 2006 class includes over 60 business leaders, morethan 30 government leaders, and dozens of scholars, media andnongovernmental organization leaders. They come from 50 countriesranging from Argentina to Zimbabwe.
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Morley Fund Management
Morley FundManagement Limited is the UK-based asset management business ofAviva plc. Firms within the Morley group of companies manage£147.8bn from offices around the world as at 30 September2005.
Morley manages both institutional and retail funds under theMorley brand. It also acts as investment manager for a range ofretail investment funds, marketed in the UK under the NorwichUnion brand, and international funds marketed under the AvivaFunds brand.