The portfolio managers are supported by a large group of equity analysts with a proven track record of fundamental bottom-up stock research.
Dushko is responsible for managing the Wholesale Australian Share Fund and the Wholesale Concentrated Australian Share Fund. Dushko has over 20 years’ experience in the Australian equities market. Prior to joining the business in July 2014, Dushko was Equity Partner at Orion Asset Management where he had lead portfolio management responsibilities for ASX300 Australian equity funds and was also a Portfolio Manager for the small cap Australian equity fund. Previously he worked at Credit Suisse Asset Management as Head of Quantitative Research, and also as Portfolio Manager & Analyst Australian Equities. Dushko holds a Bachelor of Economics (Joint Honours Economics & Econometrics) from the University of Sydney and is a CFA Charterholder.
David Wilson is the Head of Research for the Australian Equities, Growth team. In his role, David is responsible for managing the Research Team that analyses 130 Australian stocks. Prior to joining the business in May 2015, David had a variety of roles at UBS, including managing the Equities Research, Equities Sales and Family Office businesses. Throughout David’s nine years at UBS, UBS consistently ranked number 1 in Equities Research and Sales by Australasian fund managers. Prior to joining UBS, David worked for 20 years at JPMorgan/Ord Minnett where he was a number 1 ranked Telco, Transport and Industrials analyst, and where he was also Head of Equities Research for four years. David holds a Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Sydney.
Christian Guerra is the Deputy Head of Research, Australian Equities, Growth for the business. Christian is responsible for helping lead the Australian Equities, Growth research team, which analyses 130 Australian stocks. Christian is also responsible for coverage of the Banking and Telecommunications sectors. Before joining the business in June 2016, Christian worked at Goldman Sachs for 15 years. He joined as an Equity Research Analyst, before becoming the Co-Head of Global Investment Research for Australia and New Zealand in June 2012. Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Christian worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers as a Manager in the Transaction Services Group. Christian holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance) from the University of Melbourne and is a Chartered Accountant.