Peter Hewitt is a Director and Fund Manager in Global Equities and is currently responsible for managing the CT Global Managed Portfolio Trust PLC, which was listed in 2008. He joined Columbia Threadneedle through the acquisition of BMO GAM (EMEA) in 2021, having previously been with BMO (and its predecessor companies) since 1999. Between 1983 and 1996 Peter was a Fund Manager with Ivory & Sime (later known as ISIS), working initially in the US team and from 1986 in the UK team, where he was responsible for a variety of pension fund and investment trust clients. Prior to joining the group in 1999, Peter spent two years as Head of UK Equities with Murray Johnstone. Peter holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the Heriot Watt University.