Rob manages Lightman’s funds, having run European equity portfolios since 2005. Before founding Lightman in 2019, he worked at Neptune Investment Management, where he managed the European Opportunities Fund from 2005 to 2018. He was also head of analysis of the global financials sector, specialising in researching banks. Prior to running the European Opportunities Fund Rob managed the Neptune Japan Opportunities Fund. He studied Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Oxford.