Thant is a Portfolio Manager on the global fixed income team at Standish Mellon Asset Management (UK) Limited and is an associated person of Standish LLC. He is responsible for co-managing multi-sector global bond portfolios, short duration single sector portfolios and also focuses on global inflation linked bond strategies. Prior to joining Standish, Thant was Fixed Income Fund Manager and Associate Director at Blackfriars Asset Management, formerly WestLB Mellon Asset Management (UK). Before that, he spent his time as an Assistant Portfolio Manager and Analyst for global fixed income at Cazenove Fund Management. Thant holds a BSc in Economics and Statistics from University College London and has 17 years of investment experience.