The Latitude Team
FREDDIE LAIT - INVESTMENTS
Freddie worked at Odey Asset Management for 6 years prior to founding Latitude. At Odey his primary focus was managing the Atlas fund with a focus on fundamental stock selection and asset allocation. Prior to joining Odey Freddie spent two years at NM Rothschild where he was a portfolio manager with a focus on US equity analysis and asset allocation. Prior to that he worked at Goldman Sachs where he was an analyst focussing on US equities and building long term asset allocation models.
Freddie holds a MA in Maths from Oxford University (St Edmund Hall) and is a CFA Charterholder.
ROB SCOTT MONCRIEFF – INVESTMENTS
Rob worked at Brewin Dolphin for 5 years prior to joining Latitude. At Brewin his primary focus was covering equities in the travel, leisure and consumer sectors. Rob first gained investment experience with International Value Advisers in New York.
Rob holds a BSc in Economics from Newcastle University and is a CFA Charterholder.
EMMA BARRAT - CLIENTS
Emma has over 14 years of experience in the financial sector. Most recently she was in charge of building out the third party fund distribution business at Oppenheimer, targeting institutional fund investors based in Europe and the UK. Prior to that she worked in the cash equities businesses of Oppenheimer and CIBC WM focussing on North American equities.
Emma holds a BSc in Social Sciences from Loughborough University and the Security Institute Security and Regulation Certificate.
PATRICK VALENTINE - CLIENTS
Patrick worked at Fidante Partners (formally Dexion Capital Plc) for 9 years where his principle role was raising capital for IPO’s in the listed hedge fund and alternatives sector. Previously, he worked at Close Asset Management where he managed equity portfolios for Private Clients, Trusts and Charities and was an analyst responsible for covering the Aerospace, Defence and Engineering sectors. Patrick started his career at HSBC Investment Management.
Patrick holds a BA in History from Exeter University.
MARK CARTER - OPERATIONS
Mark has over 15 years of experience in the Asset Management industry. Prior to joining Latitude Mark was Head of Operations and Risk Management at Vinci Zafferano (UK) LLP, a London based Emerging Markets Macro Hedge Fund manager.
Mark holds a BSc (Hons) from the University of Greenwich, the Securities Institute Administration Qualification (IAQ), the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and is currently completing the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants qualification (ACCA).
PAUL GODDARD – OPERATIONS
Paul has over 20 years of experience in the finance industry with a primary focus on fund accounting and operations. Prior to joining Latitude Paul worked for third party service providers, asset managers and a family office.
Paul holds the Securities Institute Administration Qualification (IAQ) and the Investment Management Certificate (IMC).
ALEXANDRA HAMILTON-BRISCOE - MARKETING AND OPERATIONS ASSISTANT
Alexandra worked at Baring Asset Management for 2 years prior to joining Latitude. She worked within the Business Services team where her key responsibilities included facilities management and business continuity planning.
Alexandra holds a BA (Hons) in English from Queen Mary University of London.
Alongside the main team at Latitude we are very fortunate to have the support of a group of advisers and partners who are listed below.
Hugo van Vredenburch