About Michael Poole
Michael Poole joined Columbia Threadneedle in 2005 and is a portfolio manager within the High Yield Bond team. He manages the European High Yield Bond Fund and is co-portfolio manager of the Threadneedle Credit Opportunities Fund, as well as a number of institutional mandates. Prior to his appointment as portfolio manager, Michael served as an investment analyst covering high yield credits in the Basic Industry, Packaging, Autos and Energy sectors. Michael previously worked for Muzinich as a credit analyst and also spent three years with Credit Suisse First Boston (previously Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette) within their investment banking division. Michael holds an MBA from London Business School and a degree in Economics (Honours) from the University of Western Ontario in Canada.