Abrie is a portfolio manager and analyst in the Quality team based in New York. His portfolio manager duties include being a portfolio manager on the Global Quality Equity Income Strategy as well as being the alternate-portfolio manager on the team’s flagship Global Franchise Strategy. As an analyst, Abrie is responsible for global equity research for the Global Quality equity strategies. He joined the firm in 2006, where he was instrumental in developing the market risk modelling capabilities in our London and Cape Town offices. Abrie has been a member in the Global Quality team since inception of the team’s flagship global strategies. He graduated cum laude from the University of the North West, Potchefstroom Campus, with a Master of Science degree in Quantitative Risk Management: Investment Management. Abrie holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) and is a CFA® Charterholder.