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John Orford

Portfolio Manager
  • MacroSolutions


BA Economic History (Hons), MSc Development Economics (Oxford University), MBA

John Orford joined MacroSolutions in 2014 as a portfolio manager responsible for managing conservative funds.

He is responsible for managing the Stable Growth, Moderate Balanced and Real Income Unit Trusts as well as the Profile Moderate and Profile Capital institutional funds.

Prior to joining MacroSolutions, John spent nine years as the Investment Strategist at UBS South Africa, where he was responsible for advising South African and global asset managers investing in South Africa. In his last two years at UBS, he was also responsible for the emerging EMEA Equity strategy.

Prior to that John has worked in similar capacities at investment banks in London. He has 16 years of experience in financial markets and seven years of experience as an economist in public and private sector capacities in Namibia and South Africa.