118 episodes

In this show, David interviews the leading minds in Wealth Management. David Clark is an experienced and respected Financial Services Professional. As a Partner and Advisor at Koda Capital, David advises some of Australia most successful families on Wealth Management.

David is also a successful entrepreneur that has exited two financial services businesses. He is a director of the St Josephs College Foundation and sits on the investment committee, as well as being a founder of ZamBzee a software application development company.

Inside the Rope with David Clark David Clark

    • Business
    • 4.8 • 55 Ratings

In this show, David interviews the leading minds in Wealth Management. David Clark is an experienced and respected Financial Services Professional. As a Partner and Advisor at Koda Capital, David advises some of Australia most successful families on Wealth Management.

David is also a successful entrepreneur that has exited two financial services businesses. He is a director of the St Josephs College Foundation and sits on the investment committee, as well as being a founder of ZamBzee a software application development company.

    Episode 118: Thomas Weber - Long-term sustainable growth through alternate assets

    Episode 118: Thomas Weber - Long-term sustainable growth through alternate assets

    Thomas Weber (German/Swiss) is a co-founder and a Managing Partner at LGT Capital Partners Ltd. He chairs the firm’s Alternative Investment Committee and the Liquid Alternatives Manager Selection Committee.

    LGT Capital Partners is a global alternative investment firm with a successful track record since 1998 in providing innovative solutions for investors across several strategies including private markets, liquid alternatives and other multi-assets.

    After working in Switzerland as a management consultant, Mr Weber joined LGT Bank in Liechtenstein in 1989 as an Assistant to the Chairman and Project Manager. In 1991, Mr. Weber moved to the Portfolio Management Division as Head of Methods and Marketing. In this function, he was responsible for improving and developing the investment process, launching new investment products as well as managing a portion of the global equities portfolio. In 1996, Mr. Weber co-founded LGT’s third-party hedge fund activities.

    • 30 min
    Ep 117: Live Event - Phil King, Rhett Kessler & Alexandra Clarke; Behaviours of successful investors

    Ep 117: Live Event - Phil King, Rhett Kessler & Alexandra Clarke; Behaviours of successful investors

    In this special live episode of Inside The Rope, David is joined by Alexandra Clarke (Portfolio Manager at Ellerston Capital), Rhett Kessler (Fund Manager and Principal for Pengana's Australian Equities Fund) and Phil King (CIO of Regal Funds Management) to discuss the behaviours and traits of successful investors.

    Touching on some of the more defining moments of their respective careers, the three panellists cover some of the most challenging markets they have faced to date, as well as where they are seeing opportunities today.

    • 49 min
    Ep 116: Matthew Kidman - Who's lying and who's not.. Investing in small caps

    Ep 116: Matthew Kidman - Who's lying and who's not.. Investing in small caps

    Matthew joins David to discuss his fund The Level 18 Fund, as well as his career to date. Matthew began his career as a finance journalist for the Sydney Morning Herald in 1994 before working under Geoff Wilson at Wilson Asset Management for 13 years, and then ultimately establishing his own funds management business, Centennial Asset Management.

    Matthew's fund, The Level 18 Fund which was established in 2015, has generated returns of 17.30% per annum to March 2022.

    Matthew is the Principal and Portfolio Manager at Centennial Asset Management. Prior to this, Matthew worked as a portfolio manager/CIO at Wilson Asset Management for 13 years between 1998 and 2011, helping to build the business and excellent long-term investment track record, achieving 18% p.a over the period. Before his career as an investment analyst, Matthew worked as a finance journalist at the Sydney Morning Herald between the years 1994 and 1998, and in 1997 was made business editor.

    • 33 min
    Ep 115: Garry Edwards - Diversification & scale in agriculture assets

    Ep 115: Garry Edwards - Diversification & scale in agriculture assets

    Garry joins David in this episode to discuss his past experience as well as the AAM Diversified Agriculture Fund (ADAF), a strategy that targets a total return of 12% per annum, comprised of 6% income and 6% growth.

    Garry and David also discuss Garry's past experiences that lead him to start investing in agriculture assets, such as his family farm outside Sydney and his experience in judging animals in the United States. Garry also highlights the need for diversification & scale across agriculture assets, and how AAM seeks to achieve this.

    Garry is the Founder and Managing Director of the AAM Investment Group, and has over 25 years’ experience in large scale asset development and management within the Australian agribusiness sector.

    Garry founded the company that today is AAM in 2007, commencing the development, operation and management of a portfolio of agricultural assets valued at over ~$650 million and remains the major shareholder of AAM.

    • 50 min
    Ep 114: Alex Hone - Providing predictable investment outcomes

    Ep 114: Alex Hone - Providing predictable investment outcomes

    Alex joins David to discuss the Realside Capital Flagship Fund, a fund primarily focused on private debt that has delivered returns to investors of 13.45% over 12 months to December 2021.

    Investing across Real Estate, Hotels & Restaurants, Industrials, Financials and Natural Resources; Alex and David discuss the return profiles that investors can expect from such assets going forward, as well as the returns Realside has provided to date.

    Alex Hone has more than 20 years of investment experience having worked with leading global firms in both Sydney and London. His experience has included establishing and developing funds management businesses that in turn developed global reputations for investment excellence.

    Alex was previously the founding CEO/CIO of Atrium Investment Management. Prior to this, Alex was a Portfolio Manager with Magellan Financial Group and with Capital Partners (now CP2), a specialist global investment advisory and management firm. Alex commenced his career in the Treasury division of the National Australia Bank.

    • 28 min
    Ep 113: Ben Krasnostein - Working towards a zero carbon future

    Ep 113: Ben Krasnostein - Working towards a zero carbon future

    Ben joins David to discuss Kilara Capital a fund manager that he co-found in 2017 that focuses on investment opportunities that work toward sustainable infrastructure and a zero-carbon future.

    Comprising 3 distinct business lines including private equity, energy and infrastructure solutions Kilara invest in deeply sustainable businesses across four key themes including future foods, circular economy, energy transformation and environmental markets. They are project developers and asset managers focused on advancing the build-out of utility scale renewable energy assets alongside the development of bespoke, zero emissions infrastructure solutions to businesses invested in the ‘cooling economy’.

    Ben has over 20 years of experience across corporate advisory, legal advisory, commercial transactions and deal structuring in a variety of industry sectors, including renewable energy, commercial property, sustainable finance and environmental markets. He leads the Kilara Growth Fund deal team and is responsible for overall management and strategy across the Kilara Group. Ben sits on the Kilara Growth Fund Investment Committee as an executive member.

    • 38 min

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55 Ratings

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Good quality interviews. Asks all the questions you’d ask yourself. Nice work.

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