Mr. Jacob Mitchell is a Founder, Chief Investment Officer & Lead Portfolio Manager at Antipodes Partners Ltd., a Chief Investment Officer at Antipodes Global Investment Co. Ltd. and at Antipodes Global Shares (Quoted Managed Fund).
He founded Antipodes in March 2015.
Mr. Mitchell Prior to founding Antipodes, he spent 14 years at Platinum Asset Management where he was a deputy chief investment officer and a portfolio manager. On resigning from Platinum in November 2014, he had direct portfolio management responsibility for over $3.5bn in AUM and was responsible, together with the CIO, for the firm-wide ($25bn in AUM) implementation of the investment process. From 1996 to 2000, he was head of technology and emerging industrials research at UBS Warburg Australia.
He commenced his investment career in 1994 as a trainee investment analyst at Tyndall Australia ľ a high conviction, value oriented Australian equities manager.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Sydney.