Chris trained as an accountant and auditor with KPMG before he stepped into the world of investing and fund management. His first investment role was as an analyst covering UK and European equities at Alliance Trust. He went on to manage European equities at Alliance Trust and Scottish Widows Investment Partnership. In recent years, he has plied his trade as an investment writer with Copylab and Franklin Templeton Investments, where he specialised in emerging markets. Chris studied history and international relations at the University of Aberdeen. He is a qualified chartered accountant and a CFA charterholder. Chris rejoined the Copylab team in August 2017.