Small and mid-cap equities manager Ophir Asset Management has appointed a new portfolio manager to its team from Wavestone Capital.
Tim Mitchell has been appointed as a portfolio manager at Ophir Asset Management, focusing on mid-cap Australian equities.
Mr Mitchell was most recently an equity analyst at Wavestone Capital. Before that, he was a sell-side analyst at Citigroup.
He will work on the Ophir Opportunities and Ophir High Conviction strategies alongside senior portfolio managers Andrew Mitchell and Steven Ng.
Mr Ng said, "We’re very excited to welcome Tim to the Ophir investment team. Having known Tim for a long time, we’ve developed a deep appreciation of his investment knowledge and his capabilities in understanding and uncovering high quality growth businesses.
"Tim’s addition to the Ophir team further strengthens our investment coverage, particularly across the mid-cap space, and ensures we remain well resourced for all future growth opportunities."