Prior to joining Hume Partners, Chris worked at REST as Director, Australian Equities for eight years where he was responsible for establishing the in-house equity capability for REST and managing the Core Australian Equity Portfolio.
Prior to REST Chris had a 23 year career with Goldman Sachs Australia and its predecessor JBWere. Chris was a Managing Director (JBWere Partner) and held a number of senior roles including Deputy Head of Research, Equity Strategist, Head of International Research based in New York and sat on the investment committee of the in-house Superannuation Fund (BEST).
Chris currently serves on the Investment Committees of a Sydney based Family Office, the NGV, Newman College (Melbourne Uni), Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak and is Chairman of the Loreto Province Finance Advisory Committee.
Chris was educated at Sydney University graduating with a Bachelor of Engineering (Chem.; Honours). He has completed Graduate Diplomas in Accounting at Flinders University and in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia.