About

About Olim

OLIM is motivated by engaging with undervalued companies, taking long-term positions in responsible businesses to give clients capital growth, steady income and peace of mind.

OLIM is a specialist investment management company founded in 1986. OLIM is solely focused on fund management with no conflicting business interests. The investment team, consisting of Andrew Impey, Simon Jaffé and Angela Lascelles, manages UK equities and balanced portfolios. Sarah Chadwick manages the OLIM office and works with Lynne Leath, our client account administrator, to ensure all clients receive the same, high quality, level of service.

OLIM was acquired by Albion Capital Group LLP in November 2016.

Meet the Team

Angela Lascelles

Angela Lascelles co-founded OLIM in 1986. She has been professionally engaged in investment since graduating in philosophy from London University. She has worked for both the Associated British Foods and Courtaulds Pension Funds. At the latter she managed the UK and Overseas bond portfolios and a major part of the UK equity portfolio. Since the formation of OLIM she has focused on managing equity portfolios. She is also responsible for our bond holdings.

Simon Jaffé

Simon manages both equity and balanced portfolios at OLIM. Simon began his investment career as an equity analyst in 1995 before becoming a fund manager in 1998. He spent six years at F&C where he managed a range of UK and pan-European portfolios for institutional clients. Immediately before joining OLIM, Simon co-managed the £4bn UK value fund at Morley. Simon holds a BSc (Econ.) 1st class and an MSc (Econ.) both from the LSE as well as an MSc in Finance with a Distinction from the LBS. He holds the IIMR qualification and is a member of the CFA Institute. Simon is both a Director of OLIM and a Partner of Albion Capital Group LLP.

Andrew Impey

Andrew is responsible for managing both equity and balanced portfolios at OLIM. He has over thirty years’ experience as a fund manager and has managed a broad range of funds. Prior to joining OLIM in 2009, Andrew was Chief Investment Officer at Singer & Friedlander Investment Management and also managed charity portfolios and private unit trusts. Earlier in his career Andrew worked at Dresdner RCM, River & Mercantile Investment Management and Strauss Turnbull & Co specialising in UK small and mid cap equities.