Adam McConkey is head of the Volantis team that moved to Lombard Odier Investment Managers in 2017. The team manages more than US$1 billion in assets with a focus on UK listed small and micro caps companies. Adam joined Henderson in 2011 as part of the acquisition of Gartmore where he was a fund manager for more than decade and in 2010 became head of UK smaller companies team. He is a long standing advocate of the active engagement and stewardship agenda has recently joined the board of the Quoted Companies Alliance.
Adam has a bachelor’s degree in politics and economics, a Ph.D. in international relations and before entering the fund management industry was a university lecturer in politics and economics.
Henderson Global Investors merged with Janus Capital Group in May 2017.