Andrew Neville joined Allianz Global Investors in July 2004 as a portfolio manager specialising in UK small and mid-cap company portfolios, and became the lead Global Equity Small Cap portfolio manager in 2010. Andrew is a member of the European Mid & Small Cap team, and has responsibility for analysing the UK mid- cap universe. He joined Allianz Global Investors from Baring Asset Management, where he managed the Baring UK Smaller Companies Trust, as well as a number of UK smaller companies institutional mandates. Prior to joining Baring, Andrew trained as a portfolio manager at AIB Govett Asset Management. He is a qualified chartered accountant, and has also previously worked as an audit manager for Deloitte & Touche.