Industry & Services >> Analyst Interviews >> May 31, 2001
Outlook For European Utilities: Harold Hutchinson – Credit Lyonnais Securities Europe
HAROLD HUTCHINSON is Head of Credit Lyonnais' European Utilities Team.
After graduating with an MA Hons in Economics from the University of St.
Andrews, Scotland, followed by an M.Phil at St Antony's College,
University of Oxford, he began his career as a lecturer in Finance at
the University of St. Andrews. In London, he became Head of European
Research at the Scandinavian group Carnegie International. He moved to
Spain in the early 1990s, where he set up a specialist broker on Iberian
and Latin American shares for UK merchant bank Singer and Friedlander.
He has now been at Credit Lyonnais for three years and is based in
Madrid, Spain. He has been consistently ranked in international surveys
for his coverage of Iberian stocks and European utilities in general.
Outside of his main work, Mr. Hutchinson keeps a wider interest in his
subject area as a non-executive Director of the Regulatory Policy
Institute, a UK think tank committed to public policy analysis. He has
authored a Wiley Frontiers of Finance text entitled Portfolio Indexing -
Theory and Practice. He is a keen sportsman, especially golf and skiing. Profile
TWST: Introduce us to your coverage and your research team.
Mr. Hutchinson: We are a team of five people with two based in London '
Bruce Bromley and Deborah Smith. Eric Ravary lives in Paris,