Kieron joined Panmure Gordon following the acquisition of Charles Stanley Securities in July 2015. At Charles Stanley he became its Commodity & Mining Analyst and was voted number one Metals & Mining stock picker 2015, in the prestigious Thomson Reuters StarMine Analyst Awards for 2015. This year he was also awarded the Metals and Mining top stock picker for the second year running in both the UK & Ireland and Europe, ranking no.4 overall in the industry.
He began his City career in 1997 with Clerical Medical as a junior administrator, before rising to the role of senior reconciliation analyst. He moved to Insight Investment’s UK Equity Team in 2005, before becoming an assistant fund manager responsible for over £5bn of UK long only, institutional and retail mandates in 2007.
Kieron is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment and was responsible for the Charles Stanley weekly commodity overview, covering multiple commodity classes. Kieron is also the author of Panmure Gordon’s regular diamond market publication, “the Quarterly carat”.