- Head of U.K. Balanced Funds
About Ainslie McLennan
Ainslie oversees U.K. Balanced Funds and is fund manager of the Janus Henderson U.K. Property Strategy, alongside Marcus Langlands Pearse, for which Nuveen Real Estate is the investment sub-advisor.
Ainslie joined the business in 2002 and has gained extensive experience running commercial property mandates investing in U.K. and European markets. She began her career in 1996 working in the investment department at Ryden Property Consultants in Edinburgh, qualifying as a chartered surveyor in 1998. In 2001, she joined PJ Leggate & Co. where she was involved with acquiring and managing a portfolio of commercial property. In 2016, Ainslie was recognised by London publication, City A.M., as one of the city’s 100 most influential women. She was short-listed for Investment Week’s “Fund Manager of the Year” in 2017, Janus Henderson U.K. Property PAIF received the Portfolio Adviser Platinum Award in January 2018.
Ainslie graduated with a Bachelor’s of Land Economy, honours, from Aberdeen University and is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Investment Property Forum. She holds the Investment Management Certificate and is FSA regulated.