Ian Barrass is a Portfolio Manager within Janus Henderson Investors’ UK-based multi-asset team, a position he has held, as a member of the Henderson team, since 2014 with a particular focus on alternative and specialist funds. Mr. Barrass is Lead Manager of the Henderson Alternative Strategies Trust plc and also Henderson Diversified Alternatives Fund. Mr. Barrass joined Henderson in 2005 and until 2013 was a partner on Henderson’s private equity team, primarily responsible for managing its private equity fund of funds’ portfolios. Prior to Henderson, he was a finance director and partner in a small business in the UK leisure sector. Before this, Mr. Barrass worked for Charterhouse Bank Limited where he became a main board director. He began his career at Citibank in London in 1984.
Mr. Barrass holds a BA (Hons) in modern history from Oxford University and has [jh_bio_experience_duration] years of financial industry experience focused on listed closed-end fund management, private equity investment and portfolio management, infrastructure investment and advisory, leveraged senior debt lending and corporate restructuring.