Graeme has over 20 years of finance and investment management experience working for Coopers & Lybrand, Argo Investments and Colonial First State. He holds a Bachelor of Economics and has completed the Institute of Chartered Accountant's Professional Year program.
Graeme commenced his career at Coopers & Lybrand in 1988 as a graduate in the Corporate Services Division, working on a wide variety of valuation and advisory assignments. He moved into funds management in 1994 joining Argo Investments, as an investment analyst.
Graeme joined Colonial First State in 1997 as an investment analyst specialising in smaller companies. At Colonial First State, Graeme progressed to become Head of Small Companies and was directly responsible for managing $1.3 billion in funds under management, prior to his departure in early 2006.