Ewan Macleod

Head of Research

Ewan brings more than 35 years of investment experience within the Australian funds management industry to his role at Pentalpha.

Ewan commenced with Pentalpha Investment Management in June 2016 as Head of Research, chiefly responsible for stock research and recommended buy and sell decisions. Ewan is also the Alternate Portfolio Manager for the Pentalpha Income for Life Fund, supporting the Head of Investments in their capacity as Lead Portfolio Manager.

Prior to joining Pentalpha, Ewan spent 22 years at RACQ where he was responsible for the portfolio management of $0.5 billion across both equity and fixed interest portfolios. As Investment Manager, Ewan reported directly to the RACQ Board, providing macro-economic and financial analysis supporting the recommendation of asset allocation decisions.

Prior to RACQ, Ewan spent more than 12 years at Suncorp Investment Management, a period coinciding with Denis Donohue where they first met. Ewan’s early years at Suncorp was as an Investment Analyst where he developed his equity research skills. He then progressed to Fund Manager where he became involved in Investment Committee asset allocation recommendations alongside the direct portfolio management of both equity and fixed interest portfolios.