Alex is an experienced equity fund manager, having undertaken a number of roles across financial markets prior to joining Viburnum in 2014 to establish an Australian Equities strategy. Alex along with Edmon Odza are the principal drivers of the management and performance of the Australian Equities strategy.
Prior to joining Viburnum Alex spent over 3 years with Cooper Investors (CI), a privately owned specialist investment manager, where he focussed on investment research for the successful CI Australian Equities Fund and CI Brunswick Fund. This research spanned a diverse range of sectors including building materials, infrastructure, waste management, downstream fuels, financial services, telecommunications, and software.
Alex previously gained industry experience working with the ASX listed Fletcher Building (ASX: FBU) as a Strategy Analyst, while also working as a Credit Analyst for well-known rating agency Standard and Poor’s, predominantly focused on Infrastructure and Financial Services.
Alex holds a Bachelor of Business (Economics & Finance) from RMIT University and attained the School of Economics, Finance & Marketing Prize for the best academic results by a full-time student.