The Firetrail story
Firetrail is an investment management boutique founded in 2018. The firm was established with a goal to align our people with our clients. Importantly, the firm is majority owned by our investment staff and the team is invested alongside our clients in the strategies.
Pinnacle Investment Management are partners and minority shareholders in the business.
The Firetrail history
While founded in 2018, the Firetrail staff have a long successful track record of investing in equities.
Prior to establishing Firetrail, the portfolio management team including Patrick Hodgens, Blake Henricks and James Miller worked together at Macquarie for over a decade. The team were responsible for managing the highly successful Macquarie High Conviction Fund, which delivered 10.6% p.a. (after fees) from inception in November 2005 to October 2017. The Fund was one of the top performing Australian equity funds over the medium and long term.*
Investment Team (Alphabetical Order)
Oscar has deep experience in global equities including coverage of European markets, metals and mining, healthcare, financials, property, and consumer sectors. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, Politics & Economics (converted to MA) at Oxford University and is a CFA charter holder.
Our philosophy is built on four beliefs: