LHC Capital





"Clear aim of producing absolute returns that are uncorrelated to general market conditions."

About LHC Capital

LHC Capital is a specialist investment management company founded in June 2012 and is based in Sydney, Australia. LHC Capital combines a fundamental, research driven investment strategy with a strong capability in risk management with a clear aim of producing absolute returns that are uncorrelated to general market conditions.

LHC Capital is the investment manager of the LHC Capital Australia High Conviction Fund. The directors of LHC Capital are Mr. Stephen Aboud and Mr. Marcus Hughes. LHC Capital believes focus and alignment of interest are essential. The directors of LHC Capital are investors in this Fund.

Biographies of LHC Capital’s key executives involved in the investment management of the Fund are below:

Stephen Aboud

Stephen has over 25 years experience in the Australian financial markets. Before establishing LHC Capital, Stephen worked for Lanterne Strategic Investors for one year, where he established and managed the High Conviction Fund.

Prior to that, Stephen worked for The Lowy Family Group for twelve years running a high conviction trading portfolio.  Stephen was also a member of the Investment Committee which oversaw the worldwide investments of The Lowy Family Group. Previously, Stephen spent three years at Deutsche Bank trading Australian equities on a proprietary basis as well as running the facilitation book.

Stephen commenced his career at Macquarie Bank, spending seven years in the Equities Division, and held the position of Associate Director.

Marcus Hughes

Marcus has over a decade of experience in Australian and European financial markets. Prior to establishing LHC Capital, Marcus worked for over six years at Caledonia Investments, based in Sydney. Marcus was a senior member of the investment team and held the position of Portfolio Manager of the Australia Trust.

Before joining Caledonia, Marcus was based in London for five years working with UBS AG and Citadel Investment Group (Europe) Limited. Marcus was a Portfolio Manager at Citadel, working within the Event Driven Equity Team for two years. Marcus was responsible for establishing and managing a highly concentrated portfolio of fundamental researched equity investments with supporting catalyst events.

At UBS, Marcus was an analyst in the Mergers & Acquisitions division of the Investment Bank for three years. Marcus advised on a range of listed corporate transactions and maintained a specific focus advising private equity clients on leveraged buyouts of public listed companies.

Marcus holds a Bachelor of Commerce (with merit) and a Masters of Advanced Finance from the University of New South Wales.