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Adnan has over 20 years’ experience in investment markets. He is the Chief Investment Officer (CIO) and co-founder of Thymos and one of the founding partners of MST Financial, an Australian boutique financial firm. Adnan was the Head of Research and co-Head of Equities at Credit Suisse Australia and built Credit Suisse’s global research database, which is still used today. Adnan held roles as the chief investment strategist and quantitative analyst prior to that. In 2005, Adnan worked at Allianz Funds Management as a quantitative analyst, macro strategist and Australian Real Estate Investment Trust (A-REIT) portfolio manager.

Passionate about systems engineering at the intersection of technology, people, and business. Adnan has spent his career understanding technology and applying it in new and better ways to conduct business, create more accurate insights and to generate wealth.

Adnan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications and IT from University of Zagreb (1989) and graduate diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from FINSIA (2002).



Nick has over 30 years’ experience in investment markets and is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), co-founder and co-Portfolio Manager (co-PM) of Thymos. Prior to founding Thymos, Nick was the co-founder, co-PM (till March 2018) and Business Development Director (till October 2018) of Dalton Street Capital, a boutique Asia Pacific fund manager. Nick spent years in research where he was a top-ranked analyst at Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs and Barclays de Zoete Wedd. He later held senior roles as Head of Research with both Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs.  He was also Managing Director and Head of Equities at Credit Suisse.

Passionate about financial markets and funds management, Nick’s focus has always been on returning value to his clients across multiple industries.

Nick is a Chartered Accountant (Australia and England & Wales) and holds a Bachelor of Science degree with honours in Engineering from University of London, King’s College.