Panel Discussion - New technologies

Chaired by: Andrew Davison
Panel: Meagen Burnett, Jason Liddle & Neville Chester

Meagen Burnett - Chief Operating Officer at Prudential since August 2011.
She began her career with KPMG in January 1997 and moved with their Information Risk Management department to London in 2000. In 2001, she moved to Goldman Sachs as a senior associate in their Management Controls Division. In 2003, she joined JP Morgan; initially as an audit partner in their General Audit Division and subsequently as business manager in Investment Banking Operations. In 2009, she moved back to South Africa with JP Morgan, where she was the Head of Operations for their Investment Services Division.

Jason Liddle – Head: Institutional Clients
Over the last few years Jason has fulfilled the role of Chief Investment Officer at Satrix Investments after having initially joined as Portfolio Manager. Assuming ultimate responsibility for product performance, the investment process, the research standard and the institutional presence (contributing meaningfully to the significant growth in their assets under management during his tenure). He expanded the Satrix equity factor (smart beta) product range while remaining in touch with the portfolio management of equity, fixed income, multi-asset and international funds.

Neville Chester BCom, CA(SA), CFA
Neville is a senior member of the investment team at Coronation with 21 years of investment experience. He holds a successful track record of managing assets and has significant knowledge of the financial sector. He began his investment career as an equity analyst, analysing banks and insurers, and started managing portfolios in 1999. Neville joined Coronation in 2000. He currently manages CCoronation’s Aggressive Equity Strategy. He has also managed the Coronation Market Plus unit trust since its inception in 2001 and co-manages the Coronation Top 20 unit trust and the Coronation Multi-Strategy Arbitrage Hedge fund