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Michael Balfour

Chair, Investment Committee

Mike became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland in 1984. Once qualified he became an Investment Manager initially specialising in emerging market equities. He became Chief Investment Officer of Edinburgh Fund Managers in 1995. In 2004 he became Chief Executive of Glasgow Investment Managers. Mike finished his executive career being CIO and subsequently the CEO of Thomas Miller Investment in London. He left Thomas Miller in early 2016 to take up a number of non-executive appointments. 

Mike is presently a Non-Executive Director of Martin Currie Global Portfolio Trust plc, Murray Income plc, and Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust plc. He is a also a Trustee Director of two pension funds.

Mike joined the Management Board of TPT Retirement Solutions in October 2016, and Chairs the Investment Committee.