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Alexis Vatistas, CFA

Business Development

Alexis joined IRF in 2017 and brings extensive relevant industry experience, having worked as an active Equity Fund Manager. Roles on the Buy-side include running an S&P-rated top-quartile fund at Singer & Friedlander, and 7 years co-managing a £2bn fund focusing on Pacific Equities at Universities Superannuation Scheme - USS.

He has intimate knowledge of the research sector, and an expert eye for what constitutes differentiated research output and specifically its economic value; skills honed during the process of unbundling research payments from execution costs during his time at USS. These qualities are invaluable to the IRF due-diligence process, assisting in ensuring that only the highest-quality IRPs are selected to join the suite of Providers.