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27 - 28 September 2022
The Royal Horseguards Hotel & One Whitehall PlaceLondon, UK

Stuart Ballard
Head of Product at Federated Hermes


Stuart has over 15 years of experience at global financial services and asset management firms including Citibank, Aviva Investors, BlackRock and Federated Hermes. In his current role as Head of Product Strategy & Development, Stuart is responsible for the strategy, development and management of Federated Hermes product ranges domiciled in Ireland, Luxembourg, the UK and the Cayman Islands. 

Stuart joined Federated Hermes from BlackRock where he held the role of Director in the Strategic Product Management team and was responsible for product strategy and development encompassing a broad range of jurisdictions, asset classes and client types. 

Prior to this he held senior roles in product development and management at Aviva Investors and Citibank International Plc. Stuart graduated in Law from the University of Reading.

Agenda Sessions

  • The rise of thematic investing