David Oxley - BCom (Hons 2:1), ACIS
head of research
David has more than 24 years experience in the finance sector. He is the Head of Research and has overall responsibility for Salt’s investment research process. David is also a shareholder of the firm.
David is a career investment analyst and has experience in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom. He began his career as Investment Analyst, UK Equities for Sun Alliance Investment Management in 1991. He then became Investment Analyst, Pan-European Equities for Royal & Sun Alliance Investment Management following his previous company’s merger with Royal Insurance in 1996. He then took up a role as Investment Analyst and Team Leader for Pan-European Equities for Morley Fund Management in 2001. David moved to New Zealand in 2005 and joined ABN Amro Craigs (later Craigs Investment Partners) as Director, Senior Research Analyst. In 2011 he moved to the Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation as Senior Analyst, Active Return Strategy. Immediately prior to joining Salt, David was employed as Head of Research at BT Funds Management (NZ) Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Westpac Financial Services Group Limited.
David has a Bachelor of Commerce degree, from the University of Birmingham (Honours 2:1) and holds the ACIS designation as an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators professional body.