Investment team

Chief Investment Officer

Garth Rossler, M Comm CA (SA) CFA

Garth joined Maple-Brown Abbott in 1997 and was appointed as a director in July 1999. He was appointed as Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer in July 2009, a position he held for over 10 years until October 2019 when he stepped down from the Managing Director role. Garth continues in his role as the Chief Investment Officer and his responsibilities include equities analysis and portfolio management.

Head of Australian Equities

Dougal Maple-Brown, B Ec LLB (Hons) F FIN CFA

Dougal joined Maple-Brown Abbott in 2001 and was appointed as an executive director in July 2009. He is currently a portfolio manager and equities analyst. Prior to joining Maple-Brown Abbott, Dougal worked in a national law firm and at an international investment bank. Dougal completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2015.

Head of Asia Pacific Equities

Geoff Bazzan, B Bus ( Hons ) CFA

Geoff joined Maple-Brown Abbott in 1995. He was appointed as an executive director in July 2008. His responsibilities include equities analysis and portfolio management for Australia and Asia Pacific ex-Japan portfolios. He is also responsible for overseeing the international portion of our multi-asset portfolios. Geoff completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2015.

Head of Global Listed Infrastructure

Andrew Maple-Brown, B Eng B Comm M App Fin CIM

Andrew joined Maple-Brown Abbott in December 2012. Andrew has more than 17 years of experience in financing and investing in infrastructure assets and securities, having worked at Lend Lease for 5 years and then at Macquarie Group for over 11 years. Initially Andrew’s focus was on the debt structuring and financing of direct infrastructure assets, both in Australia and offshore.