Bert Rebelo, CA, is the head of Northern Trust Asset Management for Australia and New Zealand based in Melbourne. He oversees the sales, strategic partners and relationship management as well as product delivery, including engineered, passive and ESG strategies to meet the needs of investors in Australasia.
Prior to that, Bert was responsible for product and strategy in APAC based in Hong Kong. He was previously in charge of product management for the Northern Trust manager-of-manager business in Europe, and prior to that a vice president in Northern Trust's compliance department.
Previously, he was a compliance manager at Royal & Sun Alliance Investment Management. He completed articles in Johannesburg, South Africa and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996.
Bert holds bachelor of commerce and bachelor of accountancy degrees from the University of the Witwatersrand (South Africa), and holds a bachelor of law (LLB) from Open University (U.K.). He is IMC qualified and holds the Regulation and Compliance paper from the Securities Institute.