Close Investments appoints

Justin Jordan has joined the Close Investments fund management team.

He will work alongside Andrew Buchanan, Kate Tidbury and Freda Isingoma. Joining from Octopus Asset Management, Jordan, 32, has over six years’ experience in the AIM and in the wider smaller companies arena.

He rejoins his old team at Close Investments where he worked as an assistant fund manager from

1998 to 2001. He then moved on to manage smaller companies’ funds at Old Mutual Asset Management, before moving to Octopus Asset Management where he managed the top performing AIM investing Phoenix VCT.