At Paradice we pick our people in the same way we pick stocks, with great care and meticulous attention to detail. All our investment professionals have a proven track record of generating outstanding risk-adjusted returns.
We provide our investors with the opportunity to access the experience and knowledge of our investment teams with a track record of delivering superior performance for over 18 years.
We currently have a team of 38 of which 18 are investment professionals. They are, without question, our greatest asset.
Australian Equities Investment Team
Troy currently manages the Paradice Australian Equities portfolios and is a Director of Paradice Investment Management. Troy joined Paradice in February 2007 from the BT Financial Group where he managed the BT Imputation Fund and the BT Ethical Fund. He has over 19 years’ finance experience with 17 of those gained in the Australian equity market.
Troy has also worked and studied in the UK where he consulted to M&G Asset Management and completed a Masters of Business Administration at London Business School. Prior to completing his MBA Troy lived and worked in the Northern Territory where he completed a Bachelor of Economics.
Adam joined the Paradice Australian Equities team in 2007. Prior to Paradice, Adam spent 10 years in investment markets at Credit Suisse Asset Management in Sydney. Adam has worked in equity, fixed income and currency markets and has experience with derivatives and dealing
In addition to his current Australian Equities Portfolio Management responsibilities, Adam has covered most sectors of the Australian equities market at different times in his career. Adam has 20 years’ financial services industry experience. Adam holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Bond University, Gold Coast and is a CFA Charterholder.
Philip covers the Industrials sector for the Australian Equities team. Philip joined Paradice in 2013. Prior to Paradice his experience included Merrill Lynch Research Sales, Morgan Stanley Transport and Infrastructure Research, and BT Funds Management Economics, Smaller Company and International Equity roles. Philip has 22 years’ financial services industry experience and holds a Masters of Commerce from the University of Canterbury, NZ and is a CFA Charterholder.
David joined Paradice as a Portfolio Manager/Analyst in 2012. Prior to joining Paradice, he was a senior analyst covering small and mid cap companies in Macquarie Equities research team and prior to Macquarie was working as an analyst in CBA’s Institutional Bank. David has over 13 years’ industry experience and holds a Bachelor of Commerce with majors in Economics and Finance from Macquarie University.
Matthew joined Paradice in May 2004 from BT Financial Group, where he was Head of the Smaller Companies Fund. He has over 22 years’ experience in portfolio management and analysis, having joined the BT (formerly Rothschild) smaller companies team in 1995.
Matthew is a qualified Chartered Accountant and worked in the Corporate Recovery division of KPMG from 1992 to 1995. Matthew also holds a Bachelor of Commerce from University of New South Wales.
John joined Paradice in June 2006 from the BT Financial Group where he was a Portfolio Manager for their Smaller Companies Fund. He has over 21 years’ experience in the Australasian equities markets, including a number of years as Head of Small Caps research for ABN AMRO Australia.
John holds a Bachelor of Business Science Finance from the University of Cape Town and a Masters of Business Administration from Massey University.
James joined Paradice in February 2018 from Northcape Capital, where he was a Portfolio Manager and Analyst in the small and mid cap Australian equities team. He has 12 years’ experience in portfolio management and investment analysis, both as a small caps sell-side analyst at Bligh Capital, and as an analyst in the direct infrastructure team at Colonial First State. James holds a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Sydney and is a CFA Charterholder.
Adam joined Paradice Sydney in September 2004 from Linwar Securities where he was in Institutional Sales with a Small Cap focus. Adam has 18 years’ experience in the funds management industry. Prior to joining Paradice he had extensive experience in the broking industry initially starting at Greenline Securities and moving on to BNP Paribas. Adam holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New England.
Rishi joined Paradice in November 2007 having come from Investors Mutual where he was employed for 5 years, spending the last 3 years there as an Analyst on the Small Cap team. Prior to this role, he was responsible for the development of the Portfolio Dealing and Compliance systems and later moved into the role of Quantitative Analyst at Investors Mutual. He was responsible for research on Consumer Staples, Utilities and Infrastructure, Information Technology, Telecommunications and Oil & Gas sectors. Rishi has 14 years’ experience in the funds management industry. Rishi holds a Bachelor of Engineering, Computer Systems Engineering from University of Technology, Sydney.
Kevin joined Paradice in 2009. Prior to joining Paradice he was a Senior Analyst on the Artisan Partners International Value and Global Value investment funds. Prior to Artisan, he was Co-Portfolio Manager of the Denver Investment Advisors International Small Cap Equity Fund. He has also worked at Harris Associates and JPMorgan/Fleming. Kevin has 24 years’ investment experience in the US, UK and Brazil. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and has a Masters of Finance from the University of Wisconsin.
Anand joined Paradice in 2010. Prior to joining Paradice, he was an analyst on the Artisan Partners International Value and Global Value investment funds. Previous to Artisan, he was an analyst at Pictet Asset Management in London, specialising in emerging markets. Anand has 21 years’ broad industry experience including 12 years focused on investment management and research.He has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, an MIM from the American Graduate School of International Management and a B.E (Mechanical Engineering) from M.N. National Institute of Technology, India.
Paul joined Paradice in February 2010 as a Dealer working closely with the Australian Small Cap team. In early 2013, Paul relocated to the US in the role of Analyst for the Global Small Cap strategy. Prior to Paradice, Paul was employed by KPMG in the Business Advisory and Taxation Division providing advice on a broad range of matters including corporate finance, taxation and M&A. Paul has over 8 years’ experience in the asset management industry. Paul holds a Commerce degree with majors in Finance, Accounting and Business Law from the University of Wollongong.
Toby joined Paradice in October 2015. He was most recently with Centaur Capital Partners, a value-oriented, long-biased hedge fund manager. Prior to Centaur, Toby worked for The Motley Fool as both an Analyst on a special situations-focused investment newsletter and as a Contract Writer/Analyst for Fool.com. Toby has over 10 years’ financial services industry experience. Toby holds a BA from Rice University and passed the CFA Level II exam in June 2015.
Ryan joined Paradice in 2017. Prior to Paradice, Ryan was with Sagard Capital, a value-orientated, activist investment manager. Prior to Sagard, he analysed private equity investments for OMERS Private Equity and AEA Investors. He began his career at Bain & Company. Ryan has 8 years’ industry experience. Ryan holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management and a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Northwestern University.
Yechan joined Paradice in 2013. Before joining Paradice, Yechan was an Analyst at Mirae Asset Global Investments. Previous to Mirae Asset, he worked as a Senior Intelligence Analyst for the US Army and also as an Associate Consultant at Compass Management Consulting, which is now a part of ISG. Yechan has 4 years’ industry experience. Yechan holds a BA in Economics from the University of Chicago and an MS in Financial Analysis and Investment Management from Saint Mary’s College of California.
Jason joined Paradice in 2016. Prior to Paradice, Jason was with Denver Investment Advisors where, from 2013, he was one of two traders responsible for the firm’s equity and currency trading. Prior to that Jason spent nine years with Allianz Global Investors (Nicholas Applegate) on the international trading team, responsible for live cash equity trading globally as well as all currency and program trading for the family of funds. Before Allianz, Jason spent four years at Texas Employees Retirement Fund in Austin, Texas, as head of international trading. Jason started his career at Croesus Capital Management in NYC, an emerging markets hedge fund, as a junior trader responsible for trading equities and currencies. Jason has 24 years’ experience in financial services. Jason has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Texas at Austin.
Edward is a founding Co-Portfolio Manager of the Paradice Global Emerging Markets Fund, joining the business in July 2018. Prior to joining Paradice, Edward was an Associate Portfolio Manager for the Developing World Strategy at Artisan Partners. Prior to Artisan, Edward was an Associate Portfolio Manager and Research Analyst for the Global Opportunities Strategy at Thornburg Investment Management. Edward has also held positions as a Research Analyst at Crystal Rock Capital and as Associate at Devon Value Advisers. Edward has 13 years of financial services experience and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of North Carolina, an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and is a CFA Charterholder.
Michael is a founding Co-Portfolio Manager of the Paradice Global Emerging Markets Fund, joining the business in July 2018. Prior to joining Paradice, Michael was an Associate Portfolio Manager for the Developing World Strategy at Artisan Partners. Previous to this, Michael was a Research Analyst for the Developing World Strategy at Thornburg Investment Management. He also held a position as a Research Associate at Brandes Investment Partners. Michael has 10 years of financial services experience and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Brigham Young University and is a CFA Charterholder.
Investment and Business Support Team
David has over 30 years’ experience in equity investments. Prior to establishing Paradice Investment Management in 1999 David spent five years as the smaller companies fund manager at Mercantile Mutual specialising in small company research/funds management. Prior to joining Mercantile Mutual, he held the position of small listed and unlisted portfolio manager with the NSW State Superannuation Investment and Management Corporation.
Peter joined Paradice in 2015 and assumed the position of COO in 2016. Peter has over 23 years’ experience in the funds management industry having previously spent 16 years at GMO Australia Limited as the Asia-Pacific COO and CFO and prior to that having worked in NM Rothschild & Sons Limited, Macquarie Investment Management Limited and Bankers Trust Limited.
Peter is a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland, has a B.Comm from University College Dublin and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investments from the Securities Institute of Australia.
Lucinda joined Paradice in 2010 as the Client Service Manager in the Sydney office where she was responsible for client and consultant relationships. In 2014 she moved to Paradice’s Denver office and assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for the US operations.
Before joining Paradice in 2010 Lucinda held Client Service roles at boutique fund managers in Sydney, London and Geneva. Lucinda has 14 years of experience in the investment management industry. Lucinda holds a Bachelor of Arts from King’s College London.
Dario joined Paradice as a Key Account Manager in 2016. Dario has 12 years of experience in the financial services industry and joins Paradice from RARE Infrastructure where he was a Senior Business Development Manager responsible for NSW & QLD. Prior to this Dario held various roles across investment management and wealth management for companies including Fidante Partners (Challenger), Asgard Wealth Solutions and Octopus Investments & Santander Private Bank in London.
Jude joined Paradice as National Sales Manager in March 2015. Prior to joining Paradice Jude spent over 9 years at Schroders where since 2006 he was a National Account Manager within the distribution team responsible for managing and driving the national strategy for key dealer group relationships. Prior to that Jude also worked at State Street in various roles within its corporate actions, account management, unit pricing and business consulting areas.
Jude has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Jude has a Diploma in Financial Planning and is RG146 qualified.
Chris joined Paradice as Business Development Manager in October 2018 and has over 13 experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Paradice Chris spent over 3 years at Vanguard where he was a Senior Business Development Manager responsible for retail distribution in NSW. Prior to that Chris worked at IOOF, Colonial First State and in a Financial Advice practice. Chris has Bachelor of Business in Applied Finance majoring in Financial Planning and Funds Management.