Started investment management career in 1991. Managed a range of international and SA funds.
Based in London, UK for six years since 1996 and returned to South Africa in 2002.
Previously managing director of Sanlam Multi-Managers and currently head of retail investments of Sanlam Investment Management.
Previous work experience gained at Fidelity Investments (UK).
FUND OBJECTIVES AND FOCUS
The SIM World Big Blue Chip Fund's primary objective is to provide above average capital growth over the long-term. It only invests in leading large international companies that are listed on the major international exchanges. This portfolio is widely diversified across global companies, global industries, countries and currencies. It offers exposure to global equity markets and supplies an optimal currency hedge against any SA rand depreciation.