Mackenzie Asia Team
Our skill is in identifying companies that combine credible management, a solid business strategy and strong governance at cheap enough valuations that can produce superior investment returns for our clients.
Philosophy and process
The Mackenzie Asia Team believes success in fundamental investing is achieved by identifying undervalued, under-appreciated companies with a sustainable competitive advantage. Our primary skill is in identifying companies that combine credible management, a solid business strategy and strong governance – and trade at valuations that create the potential to produce superior investment returns for investors.
Investment experience since 1987
Nick Scott, Senior Vice President, Investment Management, is a Portfolio Manager and Head of the on the Mackenzie Asia Team for the Mackenzie Global Small-Mid Cap Fund. He brings more than 25 years of capital markets experience to his role as Head of Asian Equities.
Before joining the firm in 2014, Nick was Chief Investment Officer - Asia Pacific Equities at a major asset manager in Hong Kong. He has also worked at a Canadian bank and several other asset managers globally, where he held progressively senior/executive roles.
Nick has a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Business and Finance from the University of Westminster (U.K.) and is an Associate of the Institute of Investment Management and Research.
Bryan Mattei, CFA
Investment experience since 2007
Bryan Mattei, Vice President, is a Portfolio Manager on the Mackenzie Asia Team for the Mackenzie Global Small-Mid Cap Fund.
He joined the firm in 2013 in Dublin, Ireland before relocating to Hong Kong in 2014. He brings more than 12 years of experience in both Asian and European equities. Prior to joining the firm, Bryan was Head of Research for an asset manager in Ireland from 2012 to 2013. Before this he was an equity Portfolio Manager for a Dublin-based bank from 2007 to 2012.
Bryan holds a Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College, and he also studied business, economics and social sciences at the University of Dublin. Bryan is a CFA charterholder.
The Mackenzie Asia team manages the Asian equity investment sleeve of the Global Small-Mid Cap Fund
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