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Mark Fitzgerald

Head of Product Specialism, PRD Europe


Mark Fitzgerald joined Vanguard’s Portfolio Review Department in December 2013 and is currently responsible for the Product Specialism team, PRD Europe, having previously run PRD, Product Development and Product Management in Europe.

Prior to joining Vanguard, Mark worked for BlackRock/ BGI where he spent 8 years in the Portfolio Management Group in various senior roles, lastly as a Managing Director, European Head of the iShares Portfolio Management Team and European lead for the Beta Strategies Index Research Group. Before BlackRock’s acquisition of BGI, Mark was Head of Pooled Funds Equity Index Portfolio Management and the Index total return swap programme. Mark spent 7 years as a quantitative equity and fixed income portfolio manager at Deutsche Asset Management and Northern Trust before joining BGI.

Mark holds a BA Hons in Business Studies and International Finance from South Bank University, London.

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