Skip to main content

Our History

Guinness Asset Management (now trading as Guinness Global Investors) was established in 2003 by Founder and Chairman Tim Guinness. Tim previously co-founded and managed Guinness Flight Global Asset Management before its sale to Investec Bank in 1998.

  • 2003
    • Guinness Global Investors founded (as Guinness Asset Management) and appointed outsourced investment manager of the Investec Global Energy Fund
  • 2007
    • Guinness Sustainable Energy Fund launched
  • 2008
    • Management of Investec Global Energy Fund ceased; Guinness Global Energy Fund launched
  • 2010
    • Guinness EIS launched
  • 2010-2017
    • Expansion of range of Global, Asian and regional equity strategies
  • 2020
    • Launch of UK-domiciled vehicles for Guinness equity strategies
  • 2022
    • Guinness Asset Management's long-only fund business branded as Guinness Global Investors - a reflection of our product range