Management

Leon Warburton

B.Com, LLB, C.Econ

Leon Warburton is the CEO of Warburton Investment Management and the portfolio manager of the Warburton Global Macro Offshore Fund.

Previously, Mr Warburton was employed at Patersons Securities Limited where he specialised in global resources equities. His primary focus was advising on and facilitating equity and debt capital raisings for Australian, Canadian and UK listed companies. With a well-established background in global equity, commodity, currency and debt markets, Mr Warburton launched hedge fund firm Warburton Investment Management.

Mr Warburton is an alumnus of Scotch College and was the recipient of the Gordon Gooch academic scholarship. He holds Bachelor’s degrees in both Commerce and Law from the University of Western Australia and a Certificate in Economics from Columbia University.

Ross Gearing

B.A, M.Sc (Dis)

Ross Gearing is responsible for investment oversight at Warburton Investment Management.

He began his career with a brief stint in financial planning at PSG before working as a business consultant for firms in South Africa, Botswana and the United Kingdom and then later as an offshore investment bank analyst for Investec in Mauritius.

Mr Gearing is an alumnus of Radley College. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Humanities from Stellenbosch University and a Masters of Science in Marketing with Distinction from Oxford Brookes University.

Natalie André

B.A, C.Fin (Hons)

Natalie André has overall responsibility for operations at Warburton Investment Management.

Prior to joining the firm, she worked as a senior project manager where she was responsible for growing company turnover.

Ms André is an alumna of Presbyterian Ladies' College. She has a Bachelor of Arts from Curtin University, a Diploma of Project Management from the Central Institute of Technology and a Certificate in Finance with Honours from Yale University.