Simon has a First Class degree in Economics from Cambridge University and is a CFA charter holder .
Simon Barnard joined Fundsmith LLP in September 2017. He started his career at Goldman Sachs Asset Management in 2003 as a research analyst on the technology and industrial sectors. He moved to the consumer sector in 2008 and became the Global Lead Portfolio Manager for the consumer discretionary sector in 2012. In 2014 he was named Portfolio Manager of the "Global Income Builder Fund", a multi-asset strategy. Upon its launch in 2016 he became Portfolio Manager of the "Global Millennials Fund", a concentrated global equity growth fund.