Investec’s Cheveley to discuss commodities at Milan Forum
George Cheveley, portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management is set to discuss commodity investments at the upcoming Milan Alternative Uctis Forum 2017, taking place at the Four Seasons Hotel on 9 March.
Cheveley is a portfolio manager and metals and mining specialist in the Commodities & Resources team at Investec AM having joined the firm in 2007.
Prior to this, he was a market analyst for three years at BHP Billiton, working in The Hague and Singapore. He was recruited to BHP Billiton in 2004 from CRU (Commodities Research Unit), an independent metals/chemicals related research company based in London.
At CRU, he spent three years in the Carbon Steel team and five years as a Research Manager – Copper, providing in-depth research and forecasts to the industry, banks and hedge funds.
Cheveley began his career in 1990 in operations at British Steel Strip Products, working for three years in the Tinplate division. George graduated from the University of Oxford in 1989 with an honours degree in Classics and in 1995 was awarded an MBA from Warwick University.