Alexander Edwards

Trader and Operations Analyst

At MASECO Alex’s primary responsibilities are to run the central trading desk. He is responsible for collating, arranging execution and reconciling trades raised by wealth management pods throughout the firm. Additional responsibilities include managing related internal processes for the firm, supporting the Chief Operating Officer with operations process redesign and supporting the investment management function with bespoke economic and investment analysis. Prior to joining MASECO as Trader and Operations Analyst, Alexander worked as a summer analyst at BlackRock Asset Management in the Scientific Active Equities product strategy team.

Alex holds an MSc in Investment Management from Surrey Business School – University of Surrey, where he graduated with a distinction. He also holds a first class BSc honours degree in Financial Economics.

In his spare time…

Alex tries to spend the majority of his spare time outdoors, blending together his love of sport and photography. Also a keen golfer, he tries to find the time to play where he can at his home course in Hampshire. Alex’s main passion however has always been skiing; he is a trained instructor and has previously spent seven months teaching in Fernie, Canada. He has also competed in the sport in a number of disciplines.