Andrew Acheson is a senior vice president at Pioneer Investment Management, Inc., the US Investment Division of Pioneer Investments, portfolio manager and leader of the US Growth Team, based in Boston. Before relocating to Pioneer Investments’ Boston office in 2001, Andrew was portfolio manager of various Luxembourg and Italian domiciled US Equity funds in the Dublin office. From 1994 to 1999, he worked as US Portfolio Manager at Setanta Asset Management in Dublin and as assistant US portfolio manager at Norwich Union Investment Management in England. Earlier in his career he was a Captain in The Queen’s Royal Irish Hussars, a British cavalry regiment. He served in the UK, Germany and the Middle East, including Gulf War I. He holds an MBA from Cranfield School of Management, England (1994).