Parker, Vice Chairman of Credit Suisse Asset Management (UK) Holding. Parker is a Member of the Chairman’s Board of Credit Suisse as well as Credit Suisse’s Investment Committee. He has responsibility globally for the management and development of new business and client relationships. Prior to joining Credit Suisse in 1982, Parker spent six years at N M Rothschild & Sons working in the foreign exchange/fixed income investment operation. Parker is a member of the Advisory Boards of the European Institute and Funds Europe and is a member of the Advisory Council of the UK Society of Investment Professionals. Parker received his B.A and M.A. in Economics from the University of Cambridge.