Meet the Board - Henderson Opportunities Trust
George Burnett retired as Chief Executive of Ashtead Group plc in 2006. Until 2008 he was Chairman of the Governors of the University for the Creative Arts. He joined the Board in 1995 and became Chairman in 2004.
Chris Hills was appointed to the Board on 17 June 2010. He is Chief Investment Officer of Investec Wealth & Investment, a position he has held (originally with Carr Sheppards) for sixteen years. He was formerly a director of Baring Fund Management. He is a non-executive director of Invesco Income Growth Trust plc.
Malcolm King (known as Max) was appointed to the Board in 2005. He has 25 years’ experience in fund management, including investment in UK smaller companies. He works at Investec Asset Management and is a consultant at Eden Financial.
Peter May was appointed to the Board in 2004 and as Chairman of the Audit Committee in 2006. He is a Chartered Accountant (ACA). His background is in corporate finance, including 17 years spent at Charterhouse and 9 years at MacArthur.
Management Engagement Committee