Preston Hamersley is the founder and portfolio manager at Indian Pacific Funds Management.
Preston has over 18 years experience in financial markets. He began his career at JBWere & Son in Perth before moving to Sydney with then Goldman Sachs JBWere (GSJBW) in 2004 as part of their institutional equities team. Over 9 years at GSJBW and then GS, Preston advised large and small long only and hedge fund clients across research, corporate, and transactional functions. Preston became partner of the firm in 2010.
Preston joined Airlie Funds Management at its inception in late 2012 and spent 5 years helping to build the business to over $7bn in AUM. He has covered a broad range of sectors as an analyst and has an intimate knowledge of companies spanning large and small caps in Australia and offshore.
Preston holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance/Business Law) from University of Western Australia in Perth and has completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance and Investments at the Financial Services Institute of Australia (FINSIA).