Executive Director, Head of Research – Active Equities
Joined in 2016
Mark is Head of Research for the firm’s Active Equity Team, with responsibilities for research, team management, portfolio management and corporate assessment. Mark has a 29 year track record in equity markets. He previously spent more than 16 years at AMP, where he was Head of Multi-Strategy Research. Mark headed-up the team from 1999, expanding into long-short investing and establishing an Asia-Pacific market neutral strategy. In 2015, Mark role transitioned to focus on improving the investment process and managing the research effort. Prior to AMP, Mark worked on the ‘sell-side’ with HSBC and ANZ McCaughan/Capel Court Powell. Mark was one of the pioneers of quantitative investing and research in Australia. His focus on equity markets started in 1986 when he joined Morgan Grenfell. Previously, he was a graduate auditor for EY before moving to John Swire & Sons, Mitsubishi and Keywest in treasury and accounting roles.