Melchior Global Equity Team
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The Polar Capital Melchior Global Equity Team

The Global Equity Team has managed the Melchior Global Equity Fund since its inception in August 2010, aiming to generate long-term capital returns for their investors. They analyse the world's stock markets (their universe is more than 6,000 companies) irrespective of location, industry or size. They select stocks with attractive business dynamics they feel are not recognised in their share price, combined with strong momentum in both their business and share price performance.

Total AUM (as at 30.06.2022)




Combined years of experience


Team members


Nick Mottram

Portfolio Manager

Ben Marsh


Nick Mottram

Nick was the CEO at Dalton Strategic Partnership when it was acquired by Polar Capital in 2021. He started there in 2010, joining from Origin Asset Management where he was a founding and managing partner and a global equity portfolio manager. Prior to this, he was head of equities at Investec Asset Management where he was responsible for managing the London equity team and global equity portfolios. He originated the company’s 4Factor™ process on his arrival from Schroder Investment Management where he was a director and global head of research, responsible for over 100 equity analysts around the world. He also managed equity funds, having joined as an investment analyst in 1990.

  • Degree in English and American literature, University of Kent at Canterbury
  • Chartered Accountant
  • 37 years

Ben Marsh

Ben joined Dalton Strategic Partnership, which was acquired by Polar Capital in 2021, in June 2010 to advise on risk and to assist Nick Mottram in launching and managing the firm's global equity strategy. Prior to joining the firm he worked at FactSet Research Systems, with a focus on portfolio analytics, risk and quantitative products.

  • Masters in Chemistry from St Edmund Hall, Oxford
  • CFA Charterholder
  • 15 years

Funds managed by the Melchior Global Equity Team

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