Portfolio Manager, South Africa
Matthew joined Capricorn Fund Managers (Pty) Ltd in 2005 as a fund manager. On completion of his accounting articles in the financial services division of Ernst and Young, Matthew joined the equity derivatives team at UBS Warburg.
He moved to African Merchant Bank where he managed a geared long/short equity market neutral fund. Matthew came tenth in Part 1 of the qualifying examination and spent a year doing academic articles, prior to joining Ernst and Young. Apart from his coverage of South African themes, companies and relationships, Matthew is primarily responsible for risk management and portfolio construction.
M.COM, CA(SA), CFA – 17 years’ industry experience/12 years at Capricorn