Working for more than 18 years in the Australian funds management industry, Chris has extensive experience investing in Australian equities. Most recently, Chris was the Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager at Wilson Asset Management Pty Limited (WAM) where he was responsible for managing the investment team and overseeing the investment portfolios. During his tenure as Chief Investment Officer at WAM, group funds under management (FUM) grew from $300 million to over $3 billion. In 2014, the Australian Financial Review named Chris as one of the Five Best Young Fund Managers in Australia.
Joining WAM in 2006, Chris also held positions as Portfolio Manager, Head of Research and Analyst, prior to his appointment as Chief Investment Officer in 2011. The majority of Chris’s time at WAM was spent analysing and investing in small-cap companies.
Chris previously held various positions at ASX listed investment management firm Challenger Limited specialising in Australian equities.
Chris is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and also a Board member of the Sydney Swans Foundation.