As RLAM’s Economist, Ian Kernohan plays an important role in the strategic and day-to-day investment decisions taken across the company. He also carries out extensive global economic analysis to assist our multi asset team in positioning their portfolios. Ian is an active commentator in the trade and national press and is quoted frequently in response to the latest economic news and the impact on investment markets. Ian joined RLAM in 1995, working initially as UK Equity Fund Manager, before moving to his current role in 2004. Prior to joining RLAM, Ian spent two years as an economist in the Government Economic Service and as a consultant. Ian has an MA in Economics and Politics from Edinburgh University, an MSc in Economics from York University, and MSc in Finance from London Business School.