Phil is Director at Aware Super and Co-founder of Beckon Capital.
Phil’s 33 stellar years in fund management demonstrates not only his considerable expertise, but the passion and advocacy he brings to the investment world.
Phil’s highly successful career commenced at the RBA as a research cadet before joining Bankers Trust in Asset Management, where he rose to Managing Director. A stretch as a Proprietary Trader for Tokai Asia, focused on global macro strategies and Asian Debt followed before joining Goldman Sachs where he became Co-Head of Global Fixed Income and Currency in London, eventually becoming partner.
With his financial career in full flight, Phil also pursued his love of learning, completing a degree in Psychology with First Class Honours focused on behavioural finance and decision making in 2018 and is currently completing a PhD project with focus on post decision error monitoring in the Psychology School at the University of Sydney.
Phil is the Chairman of the Foundation at Newington College and is also an active patrol member of the South Narrabeen Surf Lifesaving Club.