Ian Ormiston is a very experienced, well respected, high profile portfolio manager who has been managing European equities for over 20 years. 

Ian joined OMGI from Ignis Asset Management where he has spent seven years working as a European Equities Portfolio Manager. During his time at Ignis, Ian managed the top performing Ignis European Smaller Companies Fund, delivering strong long term investment performance.  In addition, he managed the Ignis European Growth Funds. 

Ian started his investment management career at Asahi Life Investment Europe as an Investment Manager in the UK and European Equity Team in 1994, and became Head of European Equities in 1998. In 2000, Ian joined Singer & Friedlander Investment Management as a European Investment Manager with specific responsibility for Pan-European institutional mandates and the European element of global, international private client and pension funds. 

In 2004, he was appointed Head of the European Equity Team and Lead Manager of the Singer & Friedlander European Growth and the Corluy –Singer Pan-European Large Caps Funds.