Stonehouse Core Value Portfolio
Investment Committee – Key External Consultants (Select Asset Management)
Dominic McCormick | Chief Investment Officer & Executive Director
BEc (Sydney), MCom (NSW), ASIA
Dominic has worked in investment management and financial services for 27 years and co-founded Select Asset Management in 2002 (Select), the group now providing comprehensive services to the Stonehouse Investment Committee. He has overall responsibility for investment strategy and research for Select’s range of multi-asset, multi-manager portfolios, investing across the spectrum of traditional and alternative investments. Dominic has provided investment consultancy advice to a number of Australia’s major financial services organisations after leaving Bridges Financial Services in early 2001 where he managed the Research team. Prior to this he also worked at Pembroke Financial Planners, MLC and AMP in a range of investment and technical roles since commencing in the industry in 1985. Dominic is involved in a range of industry conferences and contributes regularly to the investment media.
Dragana Timotijevic | Deputy Chief Investment Officer
BEc (Masters) Belgrade, Grad Dip App Fin, CFA
Dragana has over 25 years of experience in economic analyses and investment research. Prior to joining Select, Dragana worked at Mercer Investments and van Eyk where she researched various types of investments and consulted both retail and institutional clients on selection of investment strategies and exposures. Over the last few years, Dragana’s particular focus was on alternative investments. Dragana also worked at the Australian Catholic Superannuation & Retirement Fund, Deutsche Asset Management and the State Authorities Superannuation Board. Dragana brings to Select significant investment experience and strong understanding of investment risks and portfolio construction issues. Dragana has been educated in both Australia and Serbia having gained her Bachelor of Economics (with Honours) and Masters Degree (Statistical Economic Analysis) from the University of Belgrade. She completed the Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from Finsia and the CFA program in Australia.
Mahmoud Khwaja | Portfolio Manager
BCom (Mac) LLB (NSW), CAIA
Mahmoud has worked in investment management and financial services for the past 7 years. His role at Select focuses on Australian and Emerging Market Equities as well as Alternatives, taking an active role in the sourcing and due diligence of these strategies. Portfolio construction focusing on downside risk protection and risk analysis has also been a focus alongside operational due diligence. Prior to joining Select in 2011, Mahmoud gained valuable experience as a financial analyst and solicitor with a Federal Government agency. Mahmoud holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Macquarie University) and Bachelor of Law (University of New South Wales). Mahmoud is Chartered Alternatives Investment Analyst (CAIA) Charterholder.
Sebastian Lander | Senior Investment Analyst
Finance & Accounting SSc
Sebastian has worked in investment management for nine years, gaining experience at a large global asset manager before joining Select in 2015 as a Senior Investment Analyst. Sebastian has a Bachelor of Finance and Accounting and has passed all three levels of the CFA Program and may be awarded the charter upon completion of the required work experience.
Thomas Good | Investment Strategist
BA (Sydney) BA Hons (Queensland) CFA
Thomas Good is an investment strategist. He has been a Portfolio Manager and Investment Analyst with Quentin Ayers, IAM (UK) and Credit Suisse, and his last role was Manager (Debt and Alternatives) for the Future Fund.