Russ Oxley joins Cameron Hume as Head of Macroeconomic Strategy

Russ Oxley has joined Cameron Hume as Head of Macroeconomic Strategy.  The newly created role will see Oxley work with Dr Kevin Kidney in the development of macro strategies in client portfolios and contribute more widely to Cameron Hume’s investment process, and business strategy.

A former Head of Rates and LDI at Old Mutual Global Investors, Mr Oxley will report to co-founder and director Guy Cameron.  Oxley spent 10 years at Ignis Asset Management, becoming Head of Rates in 2007 and was the lead manager of the Ignis Absolute Return Government Bond fund.

He said: “Cameron Hume is the business opportunity I’ve been searching for. I’m delighted to be joining a business with clear values, a strong team and the agility to deliver on their vision”

Cameron Hume, founded in 2011 by Guy Cameron, a former partner at Baillie Gifford and Christian Torkington, who held senior roles at Barclays, Standard Life and Scottish Widows, currently manages US$700million.

It has distribution agreements with Melbourne-based AFM Investment Partners and with Nordicus Capital, which operates out of Stockholm.

Guy Cameron said: “We are thrilled that an investor of Russ’ calibre has chosen to join the team at Cameron Hume.”

Notes: Cameron Hume Limited is an investment management company specialising in fixed income for large and sophisticated institutional clients.

For more details, phone Keith Logan on +44 (0)131 603 6988 or email keith.logan@cameronhume.com