CEO & Executive Director
Charles is a seasoned finance professional with over 20 years’ experience in the industry.
Charles started his career at Morgan Stanley where he worked for six years in both the Fixed Income and Institutional Equities divisions. At Morgan Stanley he worked on many of the new bond issues organised by the firm for its clients.
Over the following 10 years he held the roles of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer for a number of London based asset management companies with a focus on fixed income, global macro and credit. During this period Charlie was nominated for ‘Best Operator in Fixed Income Single Fund Manager’ in the Financial News awards.
More recently he held a senior management role with First State Investments, the international arm of Colonial First State, a subsidiary of Commonwealth Bank of Australia.
Charles has excellent knowledge of the financial services industry and is used to dealing with governments, regulators and clients. He has extensive product knowledge and experience of a wide range of asset classes across all investment strategies.