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Advisory and broking services to UK mid & small-cap companies

Comprehensive coverage of over 300 companies

Investment ideas and execution for institutional investors

Complete UK pricing coverage and worldwide access

Equity research is central to our business. Research challenges, probes and highlights the companies that we follow. An analyst who merely comments adds little value – our analysts must demonstrate a real understanding of both companies and markets to ensure that investors value their opinions.

Charles Hall

Head of Research

KEY FACTS

Highly regarded

Rated  #1 UK Mid & Small Cap Research in the 2015 Thomson Reuters Extel Survey. 

Broad coverage

We provide analysis on 300 stocks across 16 sectors – the broadest coverage of mid & small cap companies in the UK.

SECTORS

Building & Construction

Clyde leads our coverage of the sector. He has over 25 years’ experience as an equity analyst. He headed up the building team at both Citigroup and HSBC and has been consistently highly ranked in surveys. Clyde has ranked in the top 2 analysts in the sector in the 2015,2016 & 2017 Extel Surveys. He has an Economics degree from Bath University and joined Peel Hunt in 2013.

Gavin joined the team at Peel Hunt in 2014. He joined from Shore Capital where he was an analyst in the sector for eight years. Gavin has been consistently highly ranked in the Extel Surveys ranking 4th in 2016 & 2017. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has a BA and a Masters degree from the University of Manchester.

Andrew Nussey joined Peel Hunt in 2008 and has been consistently highly ranked in investor surveys for a number of years. In the 2017 Extel Survey Andrew was top ranked analyst in the UK Mid and Small cap market overall.

The team ranked 2nd in Construction in the 2017 Extel Survey.

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Clyde Lewis

+44 (0) 20 7418 8949

Gavin Jago

+44 (0) 20 7418 8838

Andrew Nussey

+44 (0) 20 7418 8826

Consumer

Charles Hall leads our experienced Consumer team, which covers some 60 companies across the retail, agribusiness, consumer goods, food producers, and travel & leisure sub-sectors. As a team, we have considerable experience in the burgeoning online space as well as land-based businesses. The team was voted 2nd in the consumer sector and 1st for the retail sector in the 2017 Extel Survey. 

Charles joined Peel Hunt as Head of Research in October 2008 as well as covering the consumer sector. His career includes nine years at Panmure Gordon as Head of Small & Mid Cap Research and nine years at Cazenove. Charles has remained in the top 2 for a 7th year in a row for the Extel Survey. He also won Analyst of the year at the 2016 Small Cap Awards.  Charles read Politics and Economics at Durham University.

Leisure
Ivor Jones joined Peel Hunt in 2016. He started covering Leisure companies in 1998 and latterly his focus has been on gambling companies while maintaining research coverage across the sector. Ivor worked at Citigroup as head of the European Leisure team for 10 years. He left Citi in 2006, and subsequently worked for Panmure Gordon, Evolution Securities and most recently Numis Securities for 6 years. Ivor read law at University College, London.

Retail
John joined Peel Hunt in 2008 having covered the General Retail sector for eight years at Charterhouse and Shore Capital. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG before working in the retail sector at Matalan as a Stores Analyst. He has an Economics degree from Hull University.

Jonathan Pritchard joined Peel Hunt in 2015 with over 20 years’ experience in research as a UK and European Retail Analyst. Prior to this, he was a Retail Analyst at Stifel for 10 years and has also worked at UBS Phillips and Drew and Morgan Stanley. Jonathan has a Philosophy, Politics and Economics degree from Oxford University. John ranked 1st in the Retail sector in the 2017 Extel Survey.

The retail team ranked 1st in the 2016 & 2017 Extel Survey. 

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Charles Hall

+44 (0) 20 7418 8955

Ivor Jones

+44 (0) 20 3597 8669

John Stevenson

+44 (0) 20 7418 8859

Jonathan Pritchard

+44 (0) 207 418 8815

Economics & Strategy

Ian Williams joined Peel Hunt in January 2012. He has more than 20 years’ stock market experience and is the most highly regarded mid & small-cap equity strategist working in the UK today. He produces a suite of regular economics & strategy publications: a flagship monthly publication; weekly market valuations and small cap index analysis products; daily morning notes and evening statistical small cap reports. Ian also puts together ad hoc notes on economics and small cap specific topics as well as macro and market commentary for corporate clients and contacts.

Ian consistently rates highly in surveys as voted for by key UK small-cap investors and has been the top-ranked individual for UK country analysis for the last 5 years in the Extel Surveys. Ian has a BSc in Economics from the University of Bristol.

ANALYSTS

Ian Williams

+44 (0) 20 7418 8819

Financials

We cover a broad range of financial companies, including asset managers, Lloyds insurers and specialist lenders. The team ranked 2nd for financials in the 2015 Extel Survey. 

Stuart joined Peel Hunt in 2010 and the team has been consistently highly ranked in Extel Surveys for the last six years. With 16 years’ experience covering the sector, he specialises in the asset and wealth managers as well as having experience of the wide range of companies in the sector. Stuart has a first class Honours degree in Accounting from the University of Strathclyde and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PwC.

Anthony joined Peel Hunt in 2011. Prior to working at Peel Hunt, Anthony was at KBC Financial Products specialising in valuation of derivative products. Anthony has a Business Science (Finance Honours) degree from the University of Cape Town.

Andreas joined Peel Hunt as a financials analyst in May 2015, previously having been part of the Insurance team at JP Morgan Cazenove covering UK/ European Life & Non-Life Insurers. Prior to this, he worked at MeesPierson covering banks and insurers. He has an Economics degree from the University of Amsterdam.

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Stuart Duncan

+44 (0) 20 7418 8813

Anthony Da-Costa

+44 (0) 20 7418 8898

Andreas van Embden

+44 (0) 20 7418 8913

Healthcare & Life Sciences

Our team has established a reputation for independence and for identifying companies that they are confident will deliver. We have a high level of technical expertise and an ability to explain complex technology and science across the sector. The team was ranked in the top 2 in the Extel Surveys for the last 3 years.

Amy joined Peel Hunt in 2016, prior to which she co-led European pharmaceuticals equity research as an executive director at Morgan Stanley. Amy began her career as an equity analyst at Credit Suisse in 2007 where she covered the chemicals sector. Before this, Amy spent a number of years in industry as a consultant and chemical engineer at international operating companies including Shell and Sasol. Amy has extensive experience working with many of the largest institutional investors across Europe, the UK and the US, and holds a doctorate in process technology from the University of Twente in the Netherlands.

Catherine Isted joined Peel Hunt in September 2015. She has a first class honours degree in Chemistry and most recently worked at Nomura Code where she spent nine years working in healthcare specialist sales. Previously, she worked at ABN AMRO, where she was #1 ranked in biotechnology specialist sales and #3 ranked in med tech specialist sales, and at Morgan Stanley as a healthcare and life sciences analyst. Catherine brings extensive sector knowledge to the role as well as significant experience working with many of the largest institutions across Europe and the UK.

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SPECIALIST SALES

Amy Walker

+44 (0) 20 3597 8660

Catherine Isted

+44 (0) 207 418 8864

Industrials

Dom joined Peel Hunt in 2004 and has focused on the UK Industrials sector since 2007. He has been consistently ranked in Extel surveys for Capital Goods, Support Services & Chemicals. In 2017, Dom ranked 3rd in the 2017 Extel Survey. Dom has an Economics from the University of Southampton.

Henry joined Peel Hunt in 2008, having previously been a support services analyst at Panmure Gordon. Before that he was a Market Research Analyst with the Business Research Group. He now principally covers Electronics & Electrical Equipment & Distributors. He holds a degree in Modern Languages from Bristol University.

Harry joined Peel Hunt in 2016 from Canaccord Genuity having spent much of his career at Panmure Gordon and Evolution. He has covered UK Industrials since 1988 and has been consistently highly ranked in surveys – he ranked 2nd in the 2017 Extel survey. He has a degree in Politics from Reading University.

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Dominic Convey

+44 (0) 20 7418 8936

Henry Carver

+44 (0) 20 7418 8849

Harry Philips

+44 (0) 20 3597 8670

Investment Companies

Anthony Leatham joined Peel Hunt in 2015 from Investec Wealth & Investment to help build the growing Investment Companies arm. Anthony was at Investec for 10 years, working for the last eight years in the Funds Research team, where he covered global, sector specialist, US, European and emerging market equity open and closed ended funds. Prior to this Anthony was a regulatory consultant at Deloitte, a position he held for five years, giving advisory services to a range of asset managers and investment banks. Anthony ranked 3rd in the 2017 Extel Survey. 

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Anthony Leatham

+44 (0) 20 3597 8648

Leisure

Ivor Jones joined Peel Hunt in 2016. He started covering Leisure companies in 1998 and latterly his focus has been on gambling companies while maintaining research coverage across the sector. Ivor worked at Citigroup as head of the European Leisure team for 10 years. He left Citi in 2006, and subsequently worked for Panmure Gordon, Evolution Securities and most recently Numis Securities for 6 years. Ivor read law at University College, London.

Douglas joined Peel Hunt in January 2017. He has covered Leisure companies since 1997 with a focus on pub and restaurant companies, while maintaining coverage across other parts of the sector. Douglas’ team was voted first in the 2016 Extel Awards. Douglas read Economics at Newcastle University, and also has an ACMA and IMC.

ANALYSTS

Douglas Jack

+44 (0) 20 7418 8832

Ivor Jones

+44 (0) 20 3597 8669

Media

Malcolm brought his significant experience to Peel Hunt in 2008. He previously headed up Investec’s Media team after a decade as a Fund Manager specialising in the Small & Mid Cap Sector. He has a rigorous approach to analysing the sector & a high level of knowledge of the media sub-sectors. He has a Law (LLB) degree from Birmingham University.

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Malcolm Morgan

+44 (0) 20 7418 8985

Mining

Our mining team, led by Michael Stoner and Peter Mallin-Jones, blends experience from industry with technical expertise in engineering and geology in order to bring insight to mid & small-cap mining.

Michael joined Peel Hunt in 2013 having previously worked in the mining teams at Evolution Securities and Edison Investment Research. His analysis has been across a spread of commodities and is grounded in a technical background having completed a MSCi in Geology at the Royal School of Mines. Michael ranked 3rd in the 2017 Extel Survey and the team has ranked 2nd in the last 3 years. 

Peter joined Peel Hunt in May 2015 with 15 years of broking experience with both Goldman Sachs and latterly Canaccord Genuity. He led mining focused research teams at both houses. Peter has covered a wide range of metals and mining companies over that time from bulk commodities, base and precious metals through to specialty steel manufacturers. A chartered accountant, Peter holds an MA in Natural Sciences from Cambridge.

Simon joined Peel Hunt in 2016 having previously spent four and half years as a senior metals & mining analyst at Investec Asset Management. Before that he spent four years as Senior Mining Analyst at the specialist natural resources broker Ocean Equities and three years at Argent Partners Limited specialising in the metals and mining industry. Simon holds a BSc. in Geology and Physical Geography from the University of Liverpool and an MSc. and Diploma in Mineral Deposit Appraisal (Mineral Exploration) from the Royal School of Mines (Imperial College). 

The team ranked 2nd in the 2017 Extel Survey. 

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Michael Stoner

+44 (0) 20 7418 8962

Peter Mallin-Jones

+44 (0) 20 3597 8644

Simon Gardner-Bond

+44 (0) 207 418 8939

New Energy

Given significant lead times, technological risk and the influence of policy, analysis of New Energy is a complex undertaking that offers great rewards. Andrew heads our team and has the required experience to understand evolving technology, new paradigms and the new generation of emerging “New Energy” companies.

Andrew joined Peel Hunt in 2001. He has experience of a number of sectors and particular expertise in Clean Energy. In the past, he has run equity Research teams at ABN Amro and Dresdner Kleinwort, where he was the number one rated individual analyst on France. He studied Economics at Exeter University.

ANALYSTS

Andrew Shepherd-Barron

+44 (0) 20 7418 8871

Oil & Gas

Werner Riding leads our Oil & Gas coverage and has been ranked 1st in the 2016 & 2017 Extel Surveys. He joined Peel Hunt in October 2011 to start the Oil & Gas franchise, having previously been at Ambrian Partners. He brings strong industry knowledge and his detailed company analysis results from a solid technical background having completed an MSc in Petroleum Geoscience from Imperial College. This has proved invaluable to both corporate and institutional clients.

James Carmichael joined Peel Hunt in April 2014. He brings over seven year's experience as a financial and oil and gas analyst, most recently on the upstream research team at Wood Mackenzie. James has an MSc in Finance from Strathclyde University, and is a CFA Charterholder. He was ranked 5th in the 2017 Extel Survey.

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Werner Riding

+44 (0) 20 7418 8855

James Carmichael, CFA

+44 (0) 20 7418 8827

Real Estate

Our Real Estate team is highly experienced and respected in the industry. The team enjoys a reputation for getting behind the numbers and helping to focus on what is really driving company performance. This reputation has been recognised with top 2 rankings in the last two Extel Surveys.

Keith has been with Peel Hunt since 1998. He has immense experience of the Real Estate sector and has been associated with many of its most successful businesses as well as consistently ranking at the top in Extel Surveys. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant, and has an MSc from the London Business School.

Kate joined Peel Hunt in 2010 as a member of the Real Estate team. Prior to joining Peel Hunt, Kate held positions in strategy and consulting at Deloitte and Tesco. Kate was ranked 1st in the 2016 Extel Survey. Kate graduated from Warwick Business School with a first class honours BSc in Management Science and has an ICAEW Diploma in Corporate Finance. 

James Carswell joined Peel Hunt in 2011. Prior to working at Peel Hunt, James was at Barclays Capital in the Market Risk department. James was ranked 4th in the 2017 Extel Survey. He studied mathematics and physics at the University of Durham where he graduated in 2009. 

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Keith Crawford

+44 (0) 20 7418 8973

Kate Renn

+44 (0) 20 7418 8878

James Carswell

+44 (0) 20 7418 8903

Retail

The retail team ranked 1st in the 2017 Extel Survey.

John joined Peel Hunt in 2008 having covered the General Retail sector for eight years at Charterhouse and Shore Capital. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG before working in the retail sector at Matalan as a Stores Analyst. He has an Economics degree from Hull University.

Jonathan Pritchard joined Peel Hunt in 2015 with over 20 years’ experience in research as a UK and European Retail Analyst. Prior to this, he was a Retail Analyst at Stifel for 10 years and has also worked at UBS Phillips and Drew and Morgan Stanley. Jonathan has a Philosophy, Politics and Economics degree from Oxford University. John ranked 1st in the Retail sector in the 2017 Extel Survey.

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John Stevenson

+44 (0) 20 7418 8859

Jonathan Pritchard

+44 (0) 207 418 8815

Support Services

Peel Hunt has the broadest coverage in the support services sector. This helps the team understand the sectors key themes and provide clients with analysis of the sub-sectors and individual companies. 

Andrew joined Peel Hunt in 2008 bringing more than 15 years of experience in Equity Research including Head of Support Services Research at Altium Securities and Deutsche Bank. He has been consistently highly ranked in investor surveys for a number of years. In the 2017 Extel Survey Andrew was top ranked analyst in the UK Mid and Small cap market overall. Andrew holds a degree in Accounting from Aberdeen University.  

Chris joined Peel Hunt in 2010. He previously spent 8 years as an Investment Director at Scottish Widows managing UK focused Small & Mid Cap funds and 3 years with Deutsche Bank where he was part of their Top 3 rated sector research team. In the 2015, 2016 & 2017 Extel Surveys he ranked 3rd for Support Services. He read Law at Edinburgh University and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Henry Carver joined Peel Hunt in 2008, having previously worked as an analyst at Panmure Gordon. He now principally covers Electronics and Electrical Equipment and Distributors. Henry holds a degree in Modern Languages from Bristol University.

Clyde Lewis joined the team in 2013 and is responsible for covering the builders' merchants. He has over 25 years’ experience as an equity analyst. He headed up the building team at both Citigroup and HSBC and has been consistently highly ranked in surveys. Clyde has ranked in the top 2 analysts in the sector in the 2015, 2016 & 2017 Extel Surveys. He has an Economics degree from Bath University and joined Peel Hunt in 2013.

The team has consistently ranked highly in major investor surveys. In the 2017 Extel Survey our Support Services team ranked 2nd with Andrew Nussey & Chris Bamberry ranking 2nd and 3rd respectively.

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Christopher Bamberry

+44 (0) 207 418 8835

Andrew Nussey

+44 (0) 20 7418 8826

Henry Carver

+44 (0) 20 7418 8849

Clyde Lewis

+44 (0) 20 7418 8949

Technology

The technology team has a deep understanding of all technology sectors and has long-standing relationships with many of the sector’s leading companies.

Prior to joining Peel Hunt in 2017, Damindu worked at Jefferies in the European Technology Research team for 10 years, having previously co-founded Microimage, an independent software provider. Damindu has a Physics degree from Imperial College, London. 

James also joined the team in 2017 having previously worked at Jefferies in the European Media & Internet Equity Research team, and prior to this James was at Sky as a Financial Analyst. James has a Master of Philosophy in Finance from the University of Cambridge and a Master of Mathematics.

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Damindu Jayaweera

+44 (0) 20 3597 8657

James Lockyer

+44 (0) 20 7418 8940

SECTORS

  • Building & Construction

    Clyde leads our coverage of the sector. He has over 25 years’ experience as an equity analyst. He headed up the building team at both Citigroup and HSBC and has been consistently highly ranked in surveys. Clyde has ranked in the top 2 analysts in the sector in the 2015,2016 & 2017 Extel Surveys. He has an Economics degree from Bath University and joined Peel Hunt in 2013.

    Gavin joined the team at Peel Hunt in 2014. He joined from Shore Capital where he was an analyst in the sector for eight years. Gavin has been consistently highly ranked in the Extel Surveys ranking 4th in 2016 & 2017. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has a BA and a Masters degree from the University of Manchester.

    Andrew Nussey joined Peel Hunt in 2008 and has been consistently highly ranked in investor surveys for a number of years. In the 2017 Extel Survey Andrew was top ranked analyst in the UK Mid and Small cap market overall.

    The team ranked 2nd in Construction in the 2017 Extel Survey.

    ANALYSTS

    Clyde Lewis
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8949
    clyde.lewis@peelhunt.com

    Gavin Jago
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8838
    gavin.jago@peelhunt.com

    Andrew Nussey
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8826
    andrew.nussey@peelhunt.com

  • Consumer

    Charles Hall leads our experienced Consumer team, which covers some 60 companies across the retail, agribusiness, consumer goods, food producers, and travel & leisure sub-sectors. As a team, we have considerable experience in the burgeoning online space as well as land-based businesses. The team was voted 2nd in the consumer sector and 1st for the retail sector in the 2017 Extel Survey. 

    Charles joined Peel Hunt as Head of Research in October 2008 as well as covering the consumer sector. His career includes nine years at Panmure Gordon as Head of Small & Mid Cap Research and nine years at Cazenove. Charles has remained in the top 2 for a 7th year in a row for the Extel Survey. He also won Analyst of the year at the 2016 Small Cap Awards.  Charles read Politics and Economics at Durham University.

    Leisure
    Ivor Jones joined Peel Hunt in 2016. He started covering Leisure companies in 1998 and latterly his focus has been on gambling companies while maintaining research coverage across the sector. Ivor worked at Citigroup as head of the European Leisure team for 10 years. He left Citi in 2006, and subsequently worked for Panmure Gordon, Evolution Securities and most recently Numis Securities for 6 years. Ivor read law at University College, London.

    Retail
    John joined Peel Hunt in 2008 having covered the General Retail sector for eight years at Charterhouse and Shore Capital. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG before working in the retail sector at Matalan as a Stores Analyst. He has an Economics degree from Hull University.

    Jonathan Pritchard joined Peel Hunt in 2015 with over 20 years’ experience in research as a UK and European Retail Analyst. Prior to this, he was a Retail Analyst at Stifel for 10 years and has also worked at UBS Phillips and Drew and Morgan Stanley. Jonathan has a Philosophy, Politics and Economics degree from Oxford University. John ranked 1st in the Retail sector in the 2017 Extel Survey.

    The retail team ranked 1st in the 2016 & 2017 Extel Survey. 

    ANALYSTS

    Charles Hall
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8955
    charles.hall@peelhunt.com

    Ivor Jones
    +44 (0) 20 3597 8669
    ivor.jones@peelhunt.com

    John Stevenson
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8859
    john.stevenson@peelhunt.com

    Jonathan Pritchard
    +44 (0) 207 418 8815
    jonathan.pritchard@peelhunt.com

  • Economics & Strategy

    Ian Williams joined Peel Hunt in January 2012. He has more than 20 years’ stock market experience and is the most highly regarded mid & small-cap equity strategist working in the UK today. He produces a suite of regular economics & strategy publications: a flagship monthly publication; weekly market valuations and small cap index analysis products; daily morning notes and evening statistical small cap reports. Ian also puts together ad hoc notes on economics and small cap specific topics as well as macro and market commentary for corporate clients and contacts.

    Ian consistently rates highly in surveys as voted for by key UK small-cap investors and has been the top-ranked individual for UK country analysis for the last 5 years in the Extel Surveys. Ian has a BSc in Economics from the University of Bristol.

    ANALYSTS

    Ian Williams
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8819
    ian.williams@peelhunt.com

  • Financials

    We cover a broad range of financial companies, including asset managers, Lloyds insurers and specialist lenders. The team ranked 2nd for financials in the 2015 Extel Survey. 

    Stuart joined Peel Hunt in 2010 and the team has been consistently highly ranked in Extel Surveys for the last six years. With 16 years’ experience covering the sector, he specialises in the asset and wealth managers as well as having experience of the wide range of companies in the sector. Stuart has a first class Honours degree in Accounting from the University of Strathclyde and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PwC.

    Anthony joined Peel Hunt in 2011. Prior to working at Peel Hunt, Anthony was at KBC Financial Products specialising in valuation of derivative products. Anthony has a Business Science (Finance Honours) degree from the University of Cape Town.

    Andreas joined Peel Hunt as a financials analyst in May 2015, previously having been part of the Insurance team at JP Morgan Cazenove covering UK/ European Life & Non-Life Insurers. Prior to this, he worked at MeesPierson covering banks and insurers. He has an Economics degree from the University of Amsterdam.

    ANALYSTS

    Stuart Duncan
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8813
    stuart.duncan@peelhunt.com

    Anthony Da-Costa
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8898
    anthony.da-costa@peelhunt.com

    Andreas van Embden
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8913
    andreas.vanembden@peelhunt.com

  • Healthcare & Life Sciences

    Our team has established a reputation for independence and for identifying companies that they are confident will deliver. We have a high level of technical expertise and an ability to explain complex technology and science across the sector. The team was ranked in the top 2 in the Extel Surveys for the last 3 years.

    Amy joined Peel Hunt in 2016, prior to which she co-led European pharmaceuticals equity research as an executive director at Morgan Stanley. Amy began her career as an equity analyst at Credit Suisse in 2007 where she covered the chemicals sector. Before this, Amy spent a number of years in industry as a consultant and chemical engineer at international operating companies including Shell and Sasol. Amy has extensive experience working with many of the largest institutional investors across Europe, the UK and the US, and holds a doctorate in process technology from the University of Twente in the Netherlands.

    Catherine Isted joined Peel Hunt in September 2015. She has a first class honours degree in Chemistry and most recently worked at Nomura Code where she spent nine years working in healthcare specialist sales. Previously, she worked at ABN AMRO, where she was #1 ranked in biotechnology specialist sales and #3 ranked in med tech specialist sales, and at Morgan Stanley as a healthcare and life sciences analyst. Catherine brings extensive sector knowledge to the role as well as significant experience working with many of the largest institutions across Europe and the UK.

    ANALYSTS

    Amy Walker
    +44 (0) 20 3597 8660
    amy.walker@peelhunt.com

    SPECIALIST SALES

    Catherine Isted
    +44 (0) 207 418 8864
    catherine.isted@peelhunt.com

  • Industrials

    Dom joined Peel Hunt in 2004 and has focused on the UK Industrials sector since 2007. He has been consistently ranked in Extel surveys for Capital Goods, Support Services & Chemicals. In 2017, Dom ranked 3rd in the 2017 Extel Survey. Dom has an Economics from the University of Southampton.

    Henry joined Peel Hunt in 2008, having previously been a support services analyst at Panmure Gordon. Before that he was a Market Research Analyst with the Business Research Group. He now principally covers Electronics & Electrical Equipment & Distributors. He holds a degree in Modern Languages from Bristol University.

    Harry joined Peel Hunt in 2016 from Canaccord Genuity having spent much of his career at Panmure Gordon and Evolution. He has covered UK Industrials since 1988 and has been consistently highly ranked in surveys – he ranked 2nd in the 2017 Extel survey. He has a degree in Politics from Reading University.

    ANALYSTS

    Dominic Convey
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8936
    dominic.convey@peelhunt.com

    Henry Carver
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8849
    henry.carver@peelhunt.com

    Harry Philips
    +44 (0) 20 3597 8670
    harry.philips@peelhunt.com

  • Investment Companies

    Anthony Leatham joined Peel Hunt in 2015 from Investec Wealth & Investment to help build the growing Investment Companies arm. Anthony was at Investec for 10 years, working for the last eight years in the Funds Research team, where he covered global, sector specialist, US, European and emerging market equity open and closed ended funds. Prior to this Anthony was a regulatory consultant at Deloitte, a position he held for five years, giving advisory services to a range of asset managers and investment banks. Anthony ranked 3rd in the 2017 Extel Survey. 

    ANALYSTS

    Anthony Leatham
    +44 (0) 20 3597 8648
    anthony.leatham@peelhunt.com

  • Leisure

    Ivor Jones joined Peel Hunt in 2016. He started covering Leisure companies in 1998 and latterly his focus has been on gambling companies while maintaining research coverage across the sector. Ivor worked at Citigroup as head of the European Leisure team for 10 years. He left Citi in 2006, and subsequently worked for Panmure Gordon, Evolution Securities and most recently Numis Securities for 6 years. Ivor read law at University College, London.

    Douglas joined Peel Hunt in January 2017. He has covered Leisure companies since 1997 with a focus on pub and restaurant companies, while maintaining coverage across other parts of the sector. Douglas’ team was voted first in the 2016 Extel Awards. Douglas read Economics at Newcastle University, and also has an ACMA and IMC.

    ANALYSTS

    Douglas Jack
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8832
    douglas.jack@peelhunt.com

    Ivor Jones
    +44 (0) 20 3597 8669
    ivor.jones@peelhunt.com

  • Media

    Malcolm brought his significant experience to Peel Hunt in 2008. He previously headed up Investec’s Media team after a decade as a Fund Manager specialising in the Small & Mid Cap Sector. He has a rigorous approach to analysing the sector & a high level of knowledge of the media sub-sectors. He has a Law (LLB) degree from Birmingham University.

    ANALYSTS

    Malcolm Morgan
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8985
    malcolm.morgan@peelhunt.com

  • Mining

    Our mining team, led by Michael Stoner and Peter Mallin-Jones, blends experience from industry with technical expertise in engineering and geology in order to bring insight to mid & small-cap mining.

    Michael joined Peel Hunt in 2013 having previously worked in the mining teams at Evolution Securities and Edison Investment Research. His analysis has been across a spread of commodities and is grounded in a technical background having completed a MSCi in Geology at the Royal School of Mines. Michael ranked 3rd in the 2017 Extel Survey and the team has ranked 2nd in the last 3 years. 

    Peter joined Peel Hunt in May 2015 with 15 years of broking experience with both Goldman Sachs and latterly Canaccord Genuity. He led mining focused research teams at both houses. Peter has covered a wide range of metals and mining companies over that time from bulk commodities, base and precious metals through to specialty steel manufacturers. A chartered accountant, Peter holds an MA in Natural Sciences from Cambridge.

    Simon joined Peel Hunt in 2016 having previously spent four and half years as a senior metals & mining analyst at Investec Asset Management. Before that he spent four years as Senior Mining Analyst at the specialist natural resources broker Ocean Equities and three years at Argent Partners Limited specialising in the metals and mining industry. Simon holds a BSc. in Geology and Physical Geography from the University of Liverpool and an MSc. and Diploma in Mineral Deposit Appraisal (Mineral Exploration) from the Royal School of Mines (Imperial College). 

    The team ranked 2nd in the 2017 Extel Survey. 

    ANALYSTS

    Michael Stoner
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8962
    michael.stoner@peelhunt.com

    Peter Mallin-Jones
    +44 (0) 20 3597 8644
    peter.mallin-jones@peelhunt.com

    SPECIALIST SALES

    Simon Gardner-Bond
    +44 (0) 207 418 8939
    Simon.Gardner-Bond@peelhunt.com

  • New Energy

    Given significant lead times, technological risk and the influence of policy, analysis of New Energy is a complex undertaking that offers great rewards. Andrew heads our team and has the required experience to understand evolving technology, new paradigms and the new generation of emerging “New Energy” companies.

    Andrew joined Peel Hunt in 2001. He has experience of a number of sectors and particular expertise in Clean Energy. In the past, he has run equity Research teams at ABN Amro and Dresdner Kleinwort, where he was the number one rated individual analyst on France. He studied Economics at Exeter University.

    ANALYSTS

    Andrew Shepherd-Barron
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8871
    andrew.shepherd-barron@peelhunt.com

  • Oil & Gas

    Werner Riding leads our Oil & Gas coverage and has been ranked 1st in the 2016 & 2017 Extel Surveys. He joined Peel Hunt in October 2011 to start the Oil & Gas franchise, having previously been at Ambrian Partners. He brings strong industry knowledge and his detailed company analysis results from a solid technical background having completed an MSc in Petroleum Geoscience from Imperial College. This has proved invaluable to both corporate and institutional clients.

    James Carmichael joined Peel Hunt in April 2014. He brings over seven year's experience as a financial and oil and gas analyst, most recently on the upstream research team at Wood Mackenzie. James has an MSc in Finance from Strathclyde University, and is a CFA Charterholder. He was ranked 5th in the 2017 Extel Survey.

    ANALYSTS

    Werner Riding
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8855
    werner.riding@peelhunt.com

    James Carmichael, CFA
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8827
    james.carmichael@peelhunt.com

  • Real Estate

    Our Real Estate team is highly experienced and respected in the industry. The team enjoys a reputation for getting behind the numbers and helping to focus on what is really driving company performance. This reputation has been recognised with top 2 rankings in the last two Extel Surveys.

    Keith has been with Peel Hunt since 1998. He has immense experience of the Real Estate sector and has been associated with many of its most successful businesses as well as consistently ranking at the top in Extel Surveys. Keith is a qualified Chartered Accountant, and has an MSc from the London Business School.

    Kate joined Peel Hunt in 2010 as a member of the Real Estate team. Prior to joining Peel Hunt, Kate held positions in strategy and consulting at Deloitte and Tesco. Kate was ranked 1st in the 2016 Extel Survey. Kate graduated from Warwick Business School with a first class honours BSc in Management Science and has an ICAEW Diploma in Corporate Finance. 

    James Carswell joined Peel Hunt in 2011. Prior to working at Peel Hunt, James was at Barclays Capital in the Market Risk department. James was ranked 4th in the 2017 Extel Survey. He studied mathematics and physics at the University of Durham where he graduated in 2009. 

    ANALYSTS

    Keith Crawford
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8973
    keith.crawford@peelhunt.com

    Kate Renn
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8878
    kate.renn@peelhunt.com

    James Carswell
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8903
    james.carswell@peelhunt.com

  • Retail

    The retail team ranked 1st in the 2017 Extel Survey.

    John joined Peel Hunt in 2008 having covered the General Retail sector for eight years at Charterhouse and Shore Capital. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG before working in the retail sector at Matalan as a Stores Analyst. He has an Economics degree from Hull University.

    Jonathan Pritchard joined Peel Hunt in 2015 with over 20 years’ experience in research as a UK and European Retail Analyst. Prior to this, he was a Retail Analyst at Stifel for 10 years and has also worked at UBS Phillips and Drew and Morgan Stanley. Jonathan has a Philosophy, Politics and Economics degree from Oxford University. John ranked 1st in the Retail sector in the 2017 Extel Survey.

    ANALYSTS

    John Stevenson
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8859
    john.stevenson@peelhunt.com

    Jonathan Pritchard
    +44 (0) 207 418 8815
    jonathan.pritchard@peelhunt.com

  • Support Services

    Peel Hunt has the broadest coverage in the support services sector. This helps the team understand the sectors key themes and provide clients with analysis of the sub-sectors and individual companies. 

    Andrew joined Peel Hunt in 2008 bringing more than 15 years of experience in Equity Research including Head of Support Services Research at Altium Securities and Deutsche Bank. He has been consistently highly ranked in investor surveys for a number of years. In the 2017 Extel Survey Andrew was top ranked analyst in the UK Mid and Small cap market overall. Andrew holds a degree in Accounting from Aberdeen University.  

    Chris joined Peel Hunt in 2010. He previously spent 8 years as an Investment Director at Scottish Widows managing UK focused Small & Mid Cap funds and 3 years with Deutsche Bank where he was part of their Top 3 rated sector research team. In the 2015, 2016 & 2017 Extel Surveys he ranked 3rd for Support Services. He read Law at Edinburgh University and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

    Henry Carver joined Peel Hunt in 2008, having previously worked as an analyst at Panmure Gordon. He now principally covers Electronics and Electrical Equipment and Distributors. Henry holds a degree in Modern Languages from Bristol University.

    Clyde Lewis joined the team in 2013 and is responsible for covering the builders' merchants. He has over 25 years’ experience as an equity analyst. He headed up the building team at both Citigroup and HSBC and has been consistently highly ranked in surveys. Clyde has ranked in the top 2 analysts in the sector in the 2015, 2016 & 2017 Extel Surveys. He has an Economics degree from Bath University and joined Peel Hunt in 2013.

    The team has consistently ranked highly in major investor surveys. In the 2017 Extel Survey our Support Services team ranked 2nd with Andrew Nussey & Chris Bamberry ranking 2nd and 3rd respectively.

    ANALYSTS

    Christopher Bamberry
    +44 (0) 207 418 8835
    christopher.bamberry@peelhunt.com

    Andrew Nussey
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8826
    andrew.nussey@peelhunt.com

    Henry Carver
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8849
    henry.carver@peelhunt.com

    Clyde Lewis
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8949
    clyde.lewis@peelhunt.com

  • Technology

    The technology team has a deep understanding of all technology sectors and has long-standing relationships with many of the sector’s leading companies.

    Prior to joining Peel Hunt in 2017, Damindu worked at Jefferies in the European Technology Research team for 10 years, having previously co-founded Microimage, an independent software provider. Damindu has a Physics degree from Imperial College, London. 

    James also joined the team in 2017 having previously worked at Jefferies in the European Media & Internet Equity Research team, and prior to this James was at Sky as a Financial Analyst. James has a Master of Philosophy in Finance from the University of Cambridge and a Master of Mathematics.

    ANALYSTS

    Damindu Jayaweera
    +44 (0) 20 3597 8657
    Damindu.Jayaweera@peelhunt.com

    James Lockyer
    +44 (0) 20 7418 8940
    james.lockyer@peelhunt.com

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