Cbus appoints new Senior Equities Research Analyst

22 June 2016

Cbus today announced that Ramanan Sooriyakumar has joined the Investment Strategy Team in the newly created role of Senior Equities Research Analyst.

Ramanan will be primarily focused on the development of the proposed internal equities strategies, as well as providing additional support for manager research and dynamic asset allocation functions.

Ramanan joins Cbus from Goldman Sachs (Melbourne) where he was an Executive Director and Lead Equities Research Analyst within the ASX Industrials sector.  Prior to Goldman Sachs, Ramanan worked at high profile financial institutions including BOA Merrill Lynch, Amba Research and HSBC.

Ram has over 14 years of experience in the financial services industry, of which more than 12 years have been within the investments industry focusing on equities research.

Kristian Fok, Executive Manager - Investment Strategy said, “Ram’s experience in both international and Australian equities research will be a great asset to our team and will add value across the Investment Strategy Team.”

Mr Sooriyakumar said “It’s an exciting time to join Cbus as they’re growing their internal investment capabilities. I’m looking forward to being part of an innovative organisation that’s focused on delivering the best investment outcomes for members.”

Ramanan commenced on 20 June and will be located in the Melbourne office working with Kiran Singh, Manager Equities.