Bob is the Managing Director, Chief Investment Officer and Founder of Revolution Asset Management, a a specialist investment manager established to provide institutional and high net worth investors with access to the Australian & NZ private debt market. He is responsible for leading the strategy and managing the assets of the portfolio.
Prior to establishing Revolution, Bob has held the role of Head of Fixed Income at Challenger Limited, from 2005 to 2016. At Challenger, Bob led an investment team of 14 staff managing leveraged finance/private debt, real estate debt, ABS, investment grade corporate credit and alternatives portfolios on behalf of both Challenger Life Company and a number of Australian superannuation funds. During his tenure, funds under management increased from $1 billion to in excess of $9 billion.
Before Challenger, Bob spent three years as a Credit Analyst and Portfolio Manager at PIMCO, responsible for credit analysis, security selection and portfolio management of corporate credit portfolios in the Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) region. He previously served as Portfolio Manager, Infrastructure and Private Debt at AMP Capital, where from 2001-2003 he was responsible for the origination and monitoring of a portfolio of loan exposures in the infrastructure and private acquisition finance sectors.
Bob is Board of Trustees Member and on the Finance and Investment Committee of Western Sydney University. Bob holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from the University of NSW, a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance from FINSIA and a Master of Applied Finance from Macquarie University.