Skye Macpherson CAIA
Head of Portfolio Management, Westchester Group Investment Management, Inc.
From a rural background in Australia, Skye joined Westchester from Blackrock in London, where she was Director and Portfolio Manager in the Natural Resources Equity team, managing three strategies across eight portfolios with US$2.9bn of assets under management of which US$900m was agricultural exposure.
Prior to Blackrock, Skye spent 15 years at Colonial First State Asset Management, working for the firm in Sydney and London, during which time she was involved in the establishment and management of their global agribusiness equity product. Skye is a graduate of the University of New England, Armidale, NSW, where she gained a Bachelor of Agricultural Economics, specializing in Agribusiness.
Skye also holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute Australia and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (“CAIA”) charter holder.