Johnson is an Associate Equity Analyst on the global equities team in Auckland, supporting Nathan Field, Portfolio Manager Global Thematic, in idea generation at a thematic and individual stock level.
Johnson’s primary responsibilities are research analysis on listed companies with a global mandate, generating investment thesis, as well as the ongoing monitoring of the Thematic global shares portfolio.
Prior to joining Kiwi Wealth, Johnson was an investment analyst at Mercer assisting Senior Principals on providing portfolio construction, asset allocation and manager selection solutions to some of the largest institutional, quasi-government clients within the country. Johnson is also experienced in operating portfolio risk management systems like Style Research and BarraOne through his previous responsibilities in producing portfolio analytics on fund of funds products.
Johnson holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Economics from the University of Auckland.