Portfolio Specialist in the Equity Division
Presentation: Global Technology – Extreme outcome and horizontal investing in technology
Accepting technology megatrends is easy but identifying them early and investing in them is not. It takes deep understanding of technology architecture, the competitive environment and no small amount of imagination to be a successful investor in technology. Julian Cook, Portfolio Specialist at T. Rowe Price, provides first-hand insights into the technology market and explains the strategy of the T. Rowe Price Global Technology Equity Fund.
Julian Cook is a portfolio specialist in the Equity Division covering the US Large-Cap Growth and Blue Chip Growth Equity Strategies. Prior to joining T. Rowe Price in 2016, he was the head of US Equity Sales in Europe for Morgan Stanley and Macquarie. Julian earned a B.A., with honours, in banking, insurance and finance from the University of Wales, Bangor. He has also earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
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