Ailsa joined SV Health Investors in November 2006, as IBT Investment Analyst and became an Investment Manager in 2008, where she is part of the public markets focused team. Ailsa was appointed as Joint Lead Investment Manager of the Trust in March 2021.
Previously, Ailsa worked at Baring Asset Management for two years as a research analyst, covering pharmaceutical and biotechnology stocks. Prior to this, Ailsa worked for Insight Investment / Rothschild Asset Management (merged 2003) within the Global/US investment team.
Ailsa has a BSc (Hons) in Biology from the University of Manchester. She was awarded the IMC in 2002 and the Securities Institute Diploma in 2007.