Editorial Team



Editor in chief

Justin has more than 15 years’ experience as a writer and editor. After reading history at Oxford University, he spent a year in Japan and four years in China before returning to the UK, where he worked as an editor and lexicographer for HarperCollins. He joined Martin Currie Investment Management as an investment writer in […]

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Writer

Marisa began her career in investment writing and editing in 2007 as an assistant news editor at Forbes.com. From there she went on to fill editorial roles at Condé Nast and at Business Wire’s 24-hour New York headquarters. Marisa relocated to the UK from her native US in 2013 and joined Copylab the following autumn. […]

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Writer

Kathryn has nine years’ experience in financial writing and editing. Formerly an account manager with Royal London, Kathryn moved into asset management in 2008. She learnt her craft as an investment writer at Standard Life Investments, specialising in fixed income. She then spent four years at First State Investments, writing about emerging markets and Asia, […]

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Writer

Carmen Reid has been with Copylab since 2015. An author and journalist, Carmen specialises in customer-facing content. She’s also involved with Copylab’s new intern scheme and our plans to expand into Europe. As a committed wordsmith, she’s a regular contributor to the Copylab blog.

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Investment Writing Manager

Nandini joined Copylab in July 2016 and works with our London team. She has an MSc in financial economics from Saïd Business School, Oxford University and an undergraduate degree in economics from Aston University. She also holds the Investment Management Certification. Her experience before Copylab includes working in wealth management. She was promoted to Investment […]

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Writer

Vered began her career in financial writing at Euromoney, specialising in renewable energy finance. She then joined IPA advisory as a management consultant, advising on financing for power projects, primarily in the Middle East. She founded a business in 2013, returning to professional writing in August 2016, when she joined Copylab’s London-based team. Vered holds […]

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Writer

Michael has a wealth of fund-management experience, gained over the past 28 years. He previously worked at Morgan Grenfell, F&C, Martin Currie, Scottish Widows Investment Partnership and Investec, both as a fund manager and in client services/marketing. In this latter role, at Investec, Michael was responsible for originating ad hoc articles as well as writing […]

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Writer

Jo joined Copylab in November 2016, after spending four years in compliance at asset management firm Sarasin & Partners. Before that, she worked as a corporate writer for a translation and transcription company, writing for a variety of clients in financial services and the public sector. Jo read Hispanic studies and Russian at Nottingham University […]

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Writer

Kirsty graduated from the University of Glasgow in 2016 with a bachelor of arts degree in history. In her final year of study, she interned as an archivist for the University’s Great War Project, before interning at Copylab during the summer of her graduation. She then took off on a trip across the southern hemisphere […]

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Head of Scotland Team

Duncan has 14 years’ experience as an editor and copywriter. After graduating in law from the University of Aberdeen, he held specialist editorial roles in legal, technical and education publishing, gaining his main body of experience as a dictionaries editor and lexicographer at HarperCollins. Duncan moved into financial writing in 2011, when he took a […]

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