Retail: Can Brick and Mortar Deliver for the Right Franchise?
Ramiz Chelat joined Vontobel Asset Management in July 2007 as a Senior Research Analyst, and was promoted to deputy portfolio manager of Quality Growth Boutique’s Global Equity Strategy in June 2016. In addition to his portfolio management responsibilities, he maintains his research responsibilities, focusing on the Consumer Discretionary, Consumer Staples and Information Technology sectors.
Prior to joining Vontobel, from 2004 to 2007, he was head of consumer and media research at Macquarie Hong Kong, and from 2000 to 2004, an analyst at Macquarie Australia.
Prior to that, from 1999 to 2000, he was a financial analyst at Optus. Ramiz began his financial career in 1997 at Ernst & Young, where he was a senior accountant until 1999.
Ramiz Chelat received a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from Macquarie University. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia as a qualified chartered accountant. Ramiz Chelat is a CFA charterholder.