Team

Graham Tuckwell
Executive Chairman

Graham is an ETF industry pioneer and founded ETF Securities. He is now the chairman of ETFS Capital, a strategic investment company focused on growth opportunities across the investment ecosystem and is also the Executive Chairman of ETF Securities Australia, the independent champion of specialist ETF solutions.

Evan Metcalf
Head of Product

Evan Metcalf is responsible for product management and development, research and content, along with capital markets. He joined ETF Securities in 2015 and has previous experience with ANZ, Credit Suisse and Westpac. Evan is a CFA charterholder and holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance (Hons), a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a Master of Science in Financial Mathematics.

Cliff Man
Head of Portfolio Management

Cliff Man is responsible for portfolio management, business intelligence and information technology. He joined ETF Securities in 2013 and has previous experience with Guotai Junan International and Hang Seng Bank. Cliff is a CFA charterholder and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Computing (Hons) and is currently studying a Juris Doctor degree.

Kanish Chugh
Head of Distribution

Kanish Chugh is responsible for distribution covering sales and marketing strategy for institutional, intermediary and retail clients. He joined ETF Securities in 2015 and has previous experience with Fidelity International, BlackRock and Australian Financial Review. Kanish holds a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Finance and International Business.

Mathew Knapman
Assistant Portfolio Manager

Mathew Knapman is responsible for portfolio management and supporting Evan Metcalf and Cliff Man. He joined ETF Securities in 2018 and has previous experience with Suncorp and Morningstar. Mathew holds a Bachelor of Finance.

Ganesh Balendran
Senior Business Development Manager

Ganesh Balendran is responsible for growing financial advisory and research relationships across New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania. He joined ETF Securities in 2016 and has previous experience with ANZ and ING Australia. Ganesh holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance and Information Systems along with a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investment.

Gemma Weeks
Business Development Manager

Gemma Weeks is responsible for servicing stockbroker and wealth manager relationships across Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland. She joined ETF Securities in 2015, after initial experience with the London team from 2012. Gemma holds a Bachelor of the Arts in English and a Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance.

Chad Hitzeman
Business Development Manager

Chad Hitzeman is responsible for servicing financial advisers and private banks across New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland. He joined ETF Securities in 2017. Chad holds a Bachelor of Economics and a Bachelor of International Relations.

Larry Achike
Business Development Manager

Larry Achike is responsible for supporting financial brokers and planners in meeting their clients’ investment goals with information and analysis around the ETF Securities’ range. He joined ETF Securities in 2018 and has previous experience with Surgical Ltd and ConMed Linvatec. Larry holds a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science (Hons).

Andrew Duncan
Business Development Manager

Andrew is responsible for servicing financial planners and stockbrokers across Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia. He joined ETF Securities in 2019 and has previous experience with Shaw & Partners. Andrew holds a Bachelor of Commerce, a Diploma of Financial Planning and is an Accredited Derivatives Adviser, level 1.

Nicola Culey
Marketing Manager

Nicola Culey is responsible for management of the marketing team and the marketing and brand strategy. She joined ETF Securities in 2018. Nicola holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons).

Amelia Serdoz
Marketing Associate

Amelia Serdoz is responsible for planning and execution of marketing activities. She joined ETF Securities in 2018, initially in London and is currently based in Sydney.

Sara Allen
Head of Content

Sara Allen is responsible for content strategy, creation and curation. She joined ETF Securities in 2019 and has previous experience with BT Financial Group, Macquarie Group and DDB Sydney. Sara holds a Bachelor of Art – Psychology.

Carolina Anagnostou
Graphic Designer

Carolina Cantillo is responsible for the design and development of the brand and visual identity for ETF Securities. She joined ETF Securities in 2019 and has previous experience with Bank of Bogota. Carolina holds a Bachelor of Marketing and Advertising.