Who we are

Aberdeen Standard Investments is a leading global asset manager dedicated to creating long-term value for clients. To achieve this, we offer a comprehensive range of investment capabilities, as well as the highest levels of service.

Overall, we manage £ £575.7 billion* on behalf of clients in 80 countries. In managing these assets, we employ over 1,000 investment professionals and provide client support from 50 client relationship offices globally.

The Aberdeen Standard Investments brand was created in connection with the merger of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC and Standard Life Plc on 14 August 2017 to form Standard Life Aberdeen plc.

For a full understanding of Aberdeen Standard Investment's expertise and global reach, please click the link below:

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*Standard Life AUM/AUA data as at 31/12/17

Our objective

As a leading global asset manager, Aberdeen Standard Investments is dedicated to creating long-term value for our clients.

We believe that teamwork and collaboration between investment managers and across asset classes is the key to delivering repeatable, robust investment performance. We are resolute in our commitment to active asset management.

We recognise that the investment landscape can change rapidly and that our clients’ needs are continuously evolving. With our global reach and scale, we have the resources and expertise to transform new investment ideas into practical investment products that deliver real value to clients.

Our executive team

Within Aberdeen Standard Investments there are two principal committees which drive both the functional and investment functions. 

We are part of Standard Life Aberdeen group - Details on the board of directors of Standard Life Aberdeen plc can be found by clicking on the link below:


As a global business with deep community roots, we are proud to sponsor a range of cultural and sporting activities. We support partners in various fields who share our cultural values and our commitment to excellence.

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Global locations

We are a truly global asset manager. Our worldwide footprint brings us closer to our clients and the markets in which we invest.

Our global locations