Peter Spiller – Founder, CIO, Co-manager. Prior to founding CGAM in 2000, Peter was a partner and strategy director at Cazenove & Co Capital Management and a US equity investor at Capel Cure & Myers. Peter has managed all the funds run by CG Asset Management since inception other than Capital Gearing Trust which he began managing in 1982.
Peter Spiller was educated at Wellington College and Christ Church, Oxford, where he read Politics, Philosophy and Economics. After initial training, he became an oil analyst at Myers & Co. (subsequently Capel Cure & Myers), followed by a stint of international corporate finance at Robert Fleming and the European Arab Bank, specialising in Eurobonds. In 1980, he returned to Capel Cure & Myers and ran US portfolios until 1988, when he moved to Cazenove & Co. in the same role. He directed strategy for the Capital Management Division when he became a partner in 1994.
When the Cazenove partnership incorporated in 2001, he set up CG Asset Management Limited with David Brazier, one of his partners. He has run Capital Gearing trust since 1982, since when the share rice has risen from 21Â¼p (15/04/82) to 2065p (27/02/08). CG Asset Management has total funds under management of £1200m, in equities, index-linked, conventional bonds, real estate, private equity and commodities. He is the Chief Executive Officer of CGAM.
Board Of Directors
Graham Meek Chairman, George Prescott, Jean Matterson, Robin Archibald, Alastair Laing