Ian Sims is the Chairman and Chief Investment Officer of Colchester Global Investors. He established the firm in 1999 and is responsible for the strategic direction of the firm. Sims also has executive oversight over the management of Colchester's global assets and has the final say on any investment matter. He has enjoyed a lucrative career in the field of global fixed income and currency investment management since 1980. Sims has also authored a well read publication on the use of real yields in global bond management.