Industry start date: 1994
Ashley is a founding partner of GCI where he acts as the Chief Investment Officer, as CIO, he is responsible for the firms investments, portfolio management and is a member of GCI’s Investment Committee.
Ashley has over 23 years’ experience in financial markets that spans across a broad range of areas, including securitisation in debt capital markets, fixed income trading and funds management.
Before co-founding GCI, Ashley spent five years at Threadneedle Investments as the Australian co-head responsible for managing the firms Global ABS portfolio’s. Prior to this he worked as a director, fixed income at Credit Suisse First Boston and as a senior ABS portfolio manager at Babcock and Brown. Ashley began his career as fixed income trader with Nomura in the London and Tokyo offices.
Ashley holds a Bachelor of Science major in Mathematics from Queensland University of Technology.