Mr. Andrew M. Clifford is a CEO, Executive Director & Chief Investment Officer at Platinum Asset Management Ltd., at Platinum Investment Management Ltd., a Co-Manager at Platinum International Fund and a Portfolio Manager at Platinum Asia Fund.
He is on the Board of Directors at Platinum Asset Management Ltd.
He co-founded Platinum in 1994 as the Deputy Chief Investment Officer. Since taking over the role of Chief Investment Officer in 2013 at Platinum, he has spent considerable time and effort on improving the organizational structure of the gradually-expanding investment team to make the execution of our investment process more seamless and efficient. With full endorsement from the Board, he took over the role of Chief Executive Officer of the Platinum Group on 1 July 2018 and leads the firm to write its next chapter.
Mr. Clifford worked for several years at Bankers Trust and perfecting the craft of uncovering the overlooked gems in the stock market.
He believed that irrational market sentiments and the consequential short-term volatility can often lead to opportunity in companies whose true worth is temporarily under-appreciated.
He received his Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of New South Wales.