Kingsley Williams is CIO of Satrix, the leading provider of index-tracking products in South Africa. Satrix is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Sanlam Group.
As CIO, Kingsley heads up the Satrix investment team which has unrivalled experience in index-tracking portfolio management and solutions and currently manages assets in excess of R75 billion. Satrix has built up a formidable offering of both vanilla and smart beta index products which are available in the retail and institutional markets across ETFs, unit trusts and segregated portfolios.
Before joining Satrix in November 2017, Kingsley spent almost 10 years at Old Mutual Investment Group as CIO of their indexation capability. He has vast experience in quantitative research, product development and index-tracking portfolio management, servicing South African and global institutional clients. Over his 20 year career Kingsley has also held positions at Stanlib Asset Management and Merrill Lynch, which included positions in London and New York.
Kingsley holds an MBA in Finance from Wits Business School (with electives completed at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business), a BSc Honours degree in Computer Science as well as an undergraduate major in Mathematical Statistics. He is regularly invited to talk on indexation at investment forums.