GQG Partners Hires Ex-Magellan BD Manager Daniel Bullock for Firm’s Expansion in Australian Wholesale Market

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SYDNEY — 22 July 2019 — GQG Partners (Australia) Pty Ltd (GQG Partners) is pleased to announce the hire of Daniel Bullock as Director of Wholesale Markets Australia. He will be responsible for developing and implementing GQG Partners’ strategy to expand its footprint in the Australian wholesale market, where the firm offers two managed funds in addition to separate accounts:

  • GQG Partners Global Equity Fund (APIR: ETL7377AU)
  • GQG Partners Emerging Markets Equity Fund (APIR: ETL4207AU)

Bullock joins GQG Partners from Magellan Asset Management, where he served as Business Development Manager within its distribution arm for the past three years. Prior to Magellan, Bullock worked at Colonial First State as an investment specialist and analyst.

Laird Abernethy, GQG Partners’ Managing Director of Australia & New Zealand, says:

“Dan brings an extremely hard work ethic and strong sales and service acumen to the GQG Partners team. I’m excited by his willingness to leave such a respected shop to join GQG Partners in our Australian expansion.”

Daniel Bullock, GQG Partners’ Director of Wholesale Markets Australia, mentions:

“GQG Partners’ commitment to the Australian market was extremely evident throughout the recruitment process, and having the opportunity to take such a high-quality manager to the wholesale market here is an exciting prospect.”

Bullock holds a Master of Applied Finance from Macquarie University and Bachelors of Commerce and Science from the University of Wollongong.


GQG Partners is an independent Florida-based boutique equities manager focused on global and emerging markets equities strategies. Rajiv Jain co-founded the firm in June 2016 after leaving his long tenure at Vontobel Asset Management as CIO and co-CEO. Since then, GQG Partners has grown to manage more than A$35 billion of discretionary and advisory assets worldwide (as at 30 June 2019), with more than A$3 billion of that representing 30 institutional investors in Australasia. The firm’s wholly owned subsidiary in Australia, GQG Partners (Australia) Pty Ltd ABN 85 626 132 572, registered its first office outside the United States in Sydney.

GQG Partners focuses on identifying enduring quality characteristics in reasonably priced global equities for long-term capital appreciation. We rely on a diverse and non-traditional team of analysts to challenge the short-term projections and backward-looking dogma that tend to dominate market discourse. Since our establishment in 2016, GQG Partners has set out to create a benchmark of alignment in the industry: alignment with investors, with our associates, and with the global communities in which we work and live. For more information, please visit


Laird Abernethy
Managing Director of Australia & New Zealand
GQG Partners (Australia) Pty Ltd
+61 420 806 118

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GQG Partners LLC (“GQG”) is exempt from the requirement to hold an Australian financial services licence under the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (the “Act”) in respect of the financial services it is providing. GQG is regulated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) under United States laws, which differ from Australian law, and its subsidiary, GQG Partners (Australia) Pty Ltd, is registered under the Act (Australian company number 626 132 572).

GQG provides services only to wholesale clients (as defined in section 761G of the Act) domiciled in Australia. This document contains general information only, does not contain any personal advice and does not take into account any prospective investor’s objectives, financial situation or needs. In New Zealand, any offer of a fund is limited to ‘wholesale investors’ within the meaning of clause 3(2) of Schedule 1 of the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013.

Equity Trustees Limited (“Equity Trustees”) (ABN 22 607 797 615), AFSL 240975, is the Responsible Entity for the GQG Partners Global Equity Fund and the GQG Partners Emerging Markets Equity Fund. Equity Trustees is a subsidiary of EQT Holdings Limited (ABN 22 607 797 615), a publicly listed company on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX:EQT). This publication has been prepared to provide you with general information only. It is not intended to take the place of professional advice and you should not take action on specific issues in reliance on this information. We do not express any view about the accuracy or completeness of information that is not prepared by us and no liability is accepted for any errors it may contain. In preparing this information, we did not take into account the investment objectives, financial situation, or particular needs of any particular person. You should obtain a copy of the relevant Product Disclosures Statement (“PDS”) and Reference Guide before making a decision about whether to invest in a fund.

GQG is providing this material for informational purposes only. It should not be construed as an offer or solicitation to sell or buy any securities or for the acquisition or the subscription of units in any fund or for the establishment of any separately managed account. It should not be assumed that any recommendations made by GQG in the future will be profitable or will equal the performance of any securities discussed herein. Before making any investment decision, you should seek expert, professional advice and obtain information regarding the requirements for any investment under the laws applicable to you.

Any account or fund advised by GQG involves significant risks and is suitable only for those persons who can bear the economic risk of the complete loss of their investment. There is no assurance that any account or fund will achieve its investment objectives. Accounts and funds are subject to price volatility and the value of a portfolio will change as the prices of investments go up or down. Before investing in a strategy, you should consider the risks of the strategy as well as whether the strategy is suitable based upon your investment objectives and risk tolerance. There may be additional risks associated with international and emerging markets investing involving foreign, economic, political, monetary, and/or legal factors. International investing is not for everyone. You can lose money by investing in securities.

© 2019 GQG Partners (Australia) Pty Ltd. All rights reserved. Information is presented as at 22 July 2019 and denominated in Australian dollars (A$) unless otherwise stated.

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