Head of Research, QEP Investment Team
David Philpotts is currently the Head of Research and Portfolio Manager for the QEP Investment Team, based in Sydney. Previously, David was an Economist and Strategist with Schroders until 1999. He was then a Research Analyst with the QEP team until 2001, helping to set up the team’s initial stock selection models. Between 2001 and 2003 he left Schroders to run a market neutral hedge fund at Quaestor Investment Management before moving to Sydney in 2004 and re-joining Schroders in Australia. Prior to his time with Schroders, David worked as a Fixed Income Strategist at Stone & McCarthy Research Associates from 1993. His investment career began at the Bank of England in 1990 as an Econometrician. David holds a Master of Science (distinction) and Bachelor of Science (first class) in Economics, University of Warwick.