An experienced asset manager with over 14 years track-record directing open-ended funds and private equity investments in resources. Founder of Sector Investment Managers Ltd, a resources-focused asset management company specialising in oil and gas exploration and production in politically safe jurisdictions. Launched and managed the Junior Oils Trust since 2004, offering an effective allocation tool to retail and sophisticated investors. Particular emphasis is paid to smaller, emerging companies with superior growth prospects deriving from control of material reserves/resources, considered undervalued in relation to their peers. Main investment criteria include management track record in delivering low technical risk projects and balance sheet strength.