Alyx joined Downing in February 2014 and has over ten years of investment and accounting experience, having held positions at Deutsche Bank AG and KPMG LLP. He also trained as a management consultant and has completed tax and corporate finance secondments. Alyx is a Chartered Accountant (ICAS) and holds the Investment Management Certificate. He also holds a BA in accounting and economics from the University of Reading. Alongside supporting the team’s range of OEIC, ISA/IHT and VCT investment products, he is a Fund Manager on the Downing Strategic Micro-Cap Investment Trust.