Move

Colonial First State hires Graham-Smith

Executive Move

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Colonial First State has hired former Mine Super senior investment analyst Robert Graham-Smith to look after alternatives.

Graham-Smith spent more than three years with Mine and held a similar role with Perpetual Limited. He was the head of alternative investments for Select Asset Management Australia from 2004-2012 and also spent time with Deutsche Bank and KPMG.

In confirming the move, a spokesperson for Colonial First State said that Graham-Smith will be looking after manager selection and portfolio construction for liquid alternative exposures. His primary portfolio is FirstChoice Alternatives.

Departure

October 2019

Senior Investment Analyst

Mine Super

Appointment

February 2021

Senior Investment Manager - Alternatives

Colonial First State