Kris has worked in the financial services industry for over 25 years, specialising in a variety of research roles. In February 2009, he joined McGregor Asset Consulting to research managers and make recommendations, assist clients with asset allocation decisions, and build, manage and monitor model portfolios on their behalf. Following the passing of Robert McGregor, KK Asset Consulting was formed in February 2020, servicing the existing clients.
Prior to joining McGregor Asset Consulting, Kris was Head of Performance Analytics within Intech’s Product Services area. The Performance Analytics team was dedicated to analytical and reporting services to the Investment and Consulting Group and external clients. Furthermore, it was responsible for designing and implementing strategies to support Investment Group decision making and the creation of efficiencies within the group.
Kris joined Intech in October 2001 as Research Products Manager and was promoted to head the Performance Analytics team in June 2006. As manager of Research Products, Kris was responsible for the oversight of the business unit along with the development of new analytical products to improve the level of service to portfolio management, manager research and external clients.
Prior to joining Intech, Kris worked within Morningstar’s Manager Research department, where he was responsible for quantitative research and ratings as well as a member of the ratings investment committee. Other roles include Policy Manager with the Investment and Financial Services Association (IFSA) and Actuarial Analyst within Zurich Life.
Kris has a Bachelor of Mathematics (majoring in Statistics) from Newcastle University.