Scott Barker CFA

Head of Investment Risk & Execution Oversight, Operations, IFM Investors

Scott’s experience across funds management, investment, finance and banking industries is approaching 30 years.

Scott is responsible for the development and management of IFM Investors’ oversight of investment and counterparty risks and best execution activities, valuation oversight and the operationalisation of related market and regulatory changes.

Scott chairs IFM’s Private Equity Valuation Committee and Debt Investments Valuation Committee.

In previous roles at IFM Investors Scott lead the APAC Debt Investments team, with responsibility for cash, bond and credit investment strategies, and had joint portfolio management of IFM’s flagship credit fund the IFM Specialised Credit Fund.

He has worked at Western Asset Management, Citigroup Asset Management and Westpac. Scott’s experience covers Australian and global markets including a period working in London.

Scott is a CFA charter holder, member of the CFA Institute and holds a Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance) with Distinction from RMIT University.