Fawaz Fakier, CFA
Fawaz joined the Quantitative Investments Team within Customised Solutions in 2015. He is involved in portfolio management across the full spectrum of funds. He is also involved in quantitative analysis, product development and research. He serves as a consultant to the Indexation team on an offshore mandate and is involved in certain aspects of the business.
Fawaz joined Customised Solutions’ Old Mutual Global Index Trackers in February 2013 as an Investment Analyst, where he was responsible for local and international portfolio management, optimisation and implementation. He was also involved in various research projects and product development.
Prior to joining Customised Solutions, Fawaz was a Quantitative Analyst within the Risk Research Division at Old Mutual Investment Group for more than a year.
He started his asset management career as a Client Relationship Manager at Oasis Group Holdings, and later joined MetAm, where he moved through the ranks in various roles ranging from the Valuations team, to a Hybrid and Structured Investments specialist and eventually the Investment Risk team.
Fawaz has nine years of work experience in the investment industry.