Kane Baranow hosted Jay Sivapalan and Liz Harrison from Janus Henderson to discuss the Australian Fixed Interest Fund.
The webinar was held on the 9th of November.
Head of Australian Fixed Interest | Portfolio Manager
Jay Sivapalan is Head of Australian Fixed Interest at Janus Henderson Investors. He is also a Portfolio Manager and manages the Australian fixed interest portfolios. His responsibilities include formulating interest rate and sector strategies employed within the portfolios and working closely with key fixed interest clients. Jay joined Henderson in 2015 as part of the acquisition of Perennial Fixed Interest, where most recently he was partner and senior portfolio manager. He came to Perennial in 2001, initially heading the quantitative area within the Perennial group before transitioning to the Australian fixed interest team in 2004. Prior to this, he was employed at Mercer, where he performed actuarial consulting work for superannuation clients. Before that, he worked at AXA in an actuarial role.
Jay earned a BCom degree in actuarial and finance from the University of Melbourne. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 23 years of financial industry experience.
Fixed Interest Analyst – ESG
Liz Harrison is a Fixed Interest Analyst – ESG on the Australian Fixed Interest Team at Janus Henderson Investors, a position she has held since 2020. Prior to joining the firm, Liz was a fixed income product specialist at Escala Partners in Melbourne from 2014. Before that, she worked in business development for a start-up company. She was also a senior salesperson and relationship manager at Lehman Brothers in London. Earlier in her career, she was a money market dealer at Australian Wheat Board, a corporate dealer at Orica Australia (both in Melbourne), a back-office support person at Nomura International Plc and a fund evaluator at National Provident Institution (both in London).
Liz has a bachelor’s degree in economics (finance) from Latrobe University, Bundoora and earned a postgraduate diploma in applied finance and investments from Securities Institute of Australia. She has 18 years of financial industry experience.