Mark Ansley

Head of Equities
B Com Hons (UCT)

Mark joined Argon Asset Management in March 2016. He has over 22 years investment industry experience acquired at Old Mutual, Prudential, African Harvest, Cadiz and Citadel, where he held various roles, starting off as a dealer across all asset classes and later taking on the responsibilities of equity analysis and portfolio management.

Mark was a founding member of African Harvest Fund Managers in 1999. In 2005, he launched and successfully managed the MasterMind Equity Unit Trust. Shortly after launching the fund, African Harvest Fund Managers was bought by Cadiz Asset Management where he continued to work with the same team until November 2011. During this period, he participated in the houseview equity portfolio construction process.  In December 2011 he joined a team of former African Harvest members that managed a portion of Citadel’s in-house funds.  Here they successfully managed a dividend focused mandate and a relative value mandate.