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David Elms

Head of Diversified Alternatives | Portfolio Manager
David Elms | Janus Henderson Investors

David Elms is Head of Diversified Alternatives and a Portfolio Manager for Janus Henderson Investors responsible for enhanced index, risk premia and hedge portfolios. Prior to joining Henderson in 2002, Mr. Elms spent eight years as a founding partner at Portfolio Partners. He was initially based in Melbourne, where he managed derivatives and enhanced index portfolios, and was later seconded to Aviva in London in a corporate strategy role following Aviva’s acquisition of Portfolio Partners. Earlier, he spent three years as associate director at County NatWest Investment Management, Melbourne, where he was responsible for equities and equity derivative trading as well as quantitative research.

Mr. Elms received a BCom degree (Hons) from the University of Melbourne, Australia. He has 30 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

2021: Volatility likely, surprises fewer

2021: Volatility likely, surprises fewer

Exceptional monetary policy and macro uncertainty mean the rules are changing. Is 2021 the time to look beyond traditional investment approaches?

Diversified Alternatives: Adapt and Evolve

Diversified Alternatives: Adapt and Evolve

David Elms, Head of Diversified Alternatives, argues for new thinking for investors’ portfolios in 2021, following a year in which the pandemic posed unfamiliar challenges for industries.

Market GPS: Out of the Goldilocks Zone?

Market GPS: Out of the Goldilocks Zone?

David Elms, Head of Diversified Alternatives, offers insight into where he sees opportunities in the alternatives space heading into 2020.