Chris Ellis-Thomas, Blackrock
Chris Ellis-Thomas
Portfolio Manager & Lead Strategist, MyMap

Chris Ellis Thomas is a co-portfolio manager for the MyMap fund range.

He is part of a team responsible for developing, assembling and managing investment solutions involving multiple strategies and asset classes within the EMEA Wealth Solutions team within Multi-Asset Strategies & Solutions (MASS. Chris joined from the sell-side where he was head Pan-European Equity Strategist at Liberum, a boutique investment bank based in London.

Prior to this he led the London Investment Consulting team within the Investment Solutions Group at Julius Baer having joined as part of the acquisition of Merrill Lynch International Wealth Management where he had been a member of the CIO team as a Quantitative Strategist. Chris began his career as a multi-asset/multi-manager Quantitative Analyst, first at Forsyth Partners and then Fortis Investments and BNP Paribas Investment Partners.

Chris earned a Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Birmingham. He is a CFA charterholder and has completed the IMC.