Our Team

Philip King

Chief Investment Officer

Philip King is the Chief Investment Officer at Regal and is responsible for the Portfolio Management of the individual funds. Prior to joining Regal in January 2006, Philip worked for De Putron Fund Management (DPFM) in London as a hedge fund manager specialising in relative value and special situations. At that time DPFM managed nearly $2 billion in hedge funds.

Prior to joining DPFM in 2000, Philip was an equities analyst at Macquarie Bank for over five years.  Philip also worked at KPMG from 1987 to 1994 as a chartered accountant.

Philip holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of New South Wales, is a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, a member of the UK Society of Investment Professionals, a Chartered Accountant and is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder.

Brendan O’Connor

Chief Executive Officer

Brendan O’Connor commenced with Regal Funds Management as Chief Executive Officer in December 2016. Brendan has over 20 years of financial services experience with organisations including KPMG, Westpac and Challenger Limited.

Immediately prior to joining Regal Brendan spent over 10 years at Challenger, including 8 years as the CFO of Challenger’s Funds Management business.

Brendan holds a Bachelor of Business, majoring in accounting and finance from the University of Technology, Sydney, is a chartered accountant and a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.