Neil Hermon is Director of UK Equities at Janus Henderson Investors, a position he has held since 2013. Mr Hermon is also a Fund Manager on the International Long/Short Equity strategy. Neil joined Henderson in 2002 as head of UK smaller companies. Prior to Henderson, he served as head of UK smaller companies for General Accident Investment Management (later to become CGU plc). He began his career at Ernst & Young as a chartered accountant. Neil graduated from Cambridge University with a BSc (Hons) in mathematics. He is an associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (CA) and an associate member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals (UKSIP) and has 28 years of financial industry experience.