Chief Investment Officer
Simon joined Allan Gray in 2006 as an analyst. Before this, he was at Alliance Bernstein, Macquarie Bank and Deloitte and Touche. Simon has a Bachelor of Business Science with First Class Honours (majoring in Finance and Business Strategy) and a Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting from the University of Cape Town. Simon is a Chartered Accountant and a CFA Charterholder.
JD de Lange joined Allan Gray in 2010 as head of retail. Prior to joining Allan Gray in Australia, JD spent nine years with Allan Gray in South Africa (AGL), the largest privately-owned South African investment company that was started by Orbis' founder, Dr Allan W.B Gray.