Chief Executive Officer
Damien is one of the founders of GSFM and, in July 2017, was appointed CEO. In this role, Damien is responsible for the ongoing success and growth of the business.
Damien has more than 25 years’ experience in financial services industry, spanning stockbroking, financial planning and funds management. During this time, he has developed long-term relationships with key players in the retail ‘value chain’, including research houses, platforms, dealer groups and financial advisers.
His previous roles include 10 years at Merrill Lynch Investment Management (MLIM) as Head of Retail Distribution and subsequently Head of Retail and Institutional Distribution. The MLIM retail business grew from $4 billion to $12 billion during that time, and the overall business to $20 billion.