Life at IFM

Our purpose at IFM Investors is to protect and grow the long-term retirement savings of working people.

We are a diverse and talented global team, united in our purpose and the values we share.​

Our global workplace is one that is high-performing, accountable, open and collaborative. Our workplace is inclusive, a place where everyone feels secure bringing their whole self to work and where difference is celebrated and embraced.

It is a workplace where we can contribute to purpose-driven work, grow our skills and experiences, and enjoy the opportunities of a challenging and rewarding career.

We live by our values every day to prioritise investors, achieve excellence, respect each other, inspire innovation and lead by example. 

Our People

May 8 2023

Small Cap Equities Director
Anita Costa is IFM’s newest Investment Director in Active Equities, having joined the Small Cap team in January. With more than 20 years’ experience working in financial markets, we asked Anita about the successful career she has built and the path that led her to IFM.

Mar 16 2023

Learning Experience manager
The aim of the IWD 2023 #EmbraceEquity campaign theme is to get the world talking about why equal opportunities aren't enough. We know that challenges and opportunities vary and embracing equity requires considered action. Read more about Dee Parmar Life at IFM.

Mar 9 2023

Head of Infrastructure, Europe
The aim of the IWD 2023 #EmbraceEquity campaign theme is to get the world talking about why equal opportunities aren't enough. We know that challenges and opportunities vary and embracing equity requires considered action. Read more about Deepa Bharadwaj’s Life at IFM.

May 31 2022

Director, Public Affairs, North America
Gian-Carlo Peressutti has spent his career working at the intersection of business and public policy at a number global corporations and including a stint at The White House. He joined IFM in September 2020, attracted by the opportunity to meaningfully contribute to ESG topics such as stewardship, diversity, corporate resilience, and decarbonization.

Apr 17 2022

Executive Director, Asset Management
Sebastian Domenech enjoys a challenge. At IFM, he coordinates a group of specialists to help protect and enhance the value of IFM’s portfolio companies. And personally, he’s set himself a goal of running 1000 kilometres (or more than 620 miles) this year.

Jan 18 2022

Director Corporate Finance
Erin spent the first six years of her career working in accounting firms, servicing clients across a range of industries. She joined IFM with the belief she could contribute meaningfully and make a real difference.

Dec 16 2021

Executive Director, Public Affairs, External Relations
Attending events at the recent COP26 conference on behalf of IFM was an enlightening experience for Gregg McClymont, whose beliefs in the importance of accelerating climate mitigation and adaptation actions over the next decade are aligned with IFM Investors’ Net Zero ambitions.

Dec 2 2021

Associate Director, Debt Investments
Lucie Mixeras was looking to try something new after spending eight years working in the infrastructure sector in an investment bank. IFM provided an opportunity to develop her career with a responsible long-term investor.

Oct 13 2021

Investment Director in IFM’s Private Equity Team
Bora joined IFM in November 2018 when Global Head of Private Equity Stuart Wardman-Browne sought her expertise in corporate turnaround consulting and mid-market investment management to dovetail with IFM’s shift in focus to direct investments.

May 24 2021

Deputy Head of North America Infrastructure Debt, New York
Jess joined the IFM New York team in 2014 as an Associate Director, motivated by the prospect of building out the global Infrastructure Debt practice. In her own words, “I’m attracted to mission-driven institutions. I feel if you have a mission you believe in, success will follow.”

Apr 29 2021

Senior Associate, Global Relationship Group, Melbourne
David joined IFM Investors in 2015, with the sense that it was different to other Global Investment Managers. “Through IFM’s unique ownership model, I got the sense that the business truly cared about working people and was not a group of individuals simply looking out for themselves. I saw IFM as a place where I could build a career that I’d be proud of.”

May 10 2021

Head of Tax, Commercial, New York
After working in London, Rose returned to her home town of Melbourne to join IFM in 2012 as Commercial Associate - Tax. Working on international transactions with investment teams, external advisors and investment partners, Rose managed and led a number of projects. In 2016, Rose moved to New York to provide tax support to IFM’s New York and London businesses, and that developed into the opportunity to build and lead a team in these regions.

May 10 2021

Chief Economist, Melbourne
Alex Joiner’s first career love was flying – the now economist made his first solo flight at just 16. “It’s a fantastic pastime but I didn’t know whether I could turn that into a career,” he says. Instead, he chose commerce at university before switching to economics, in which he added a doctorate.

May 10 2021

Vice President, Infrastructure, Hong Kong
Amy joined IFM Investors’ New York team in 2014 as an Investment Analyst in the Infrastructure team. Since then, she has gained not just professional experience and career development; she has come to appreciate the work she does each day is makes a positive difference to people’s lives and communities.