Scott Shuttleworth – Portfolio Manager/Founder
Scott Shuttleworth is the Founder and Portfolio Manager of Vega Capital with seven years of experience in investment and risk management. Prior to founding Vega, Mr Shuttleworth was an Analyst at Montgomery Investment Management specialising in equities research for a circa AUD$1b domestic portfolio. Prior to this, he was a commercial and corporate Credit Analyst at GE Capital.
Mr Shuttleworth holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Western Australia as well as a Master of Science in Financial Mathematics from University of New South Wales in Sydney. Mr Shuttleworth completed his thesis in Option Pricing and pursued significant research post his postgraduate studies which became the foundation of the Vega Capital investment philosophy.
Mr Shuttleworth has an extensive and intricate knowledge of quantitative investment strategies. He holds a strong belief in leveraging the value of patient investing, quantitative analysis and the use of big data in disruptive ways.
Mr Shuttleworth is closely mentored by Sharon Johnson. Ms Johnson is currently an Investment Manager at the Milton Corporation with over twenty five years of experience in the management of equities and derivative product investments.
“You get recessions, you have stock market declines. If you don’t understand that’s going to happen, then you’re not ready, you won’t do well in the markets.” – Peter Lynch.