AFSL License number: 298902 (+61) 2 9247 8533 tnicklin@shed-ent.com.au

We are a Diversified Funds Management and Advisory Business with well established, long-term relationships across the Australian and New Zealand financial markets.

About

Shed Enterprises is a specialist funds management business. We partner with global and local asset managers to drive their capital raising activities in the Australian and New Zealand markets.

Shed Enterprises represents asset managers who offer expertise across a broad spectrum of asset classes.

Over the twenty year journey, Shed Enterprises has brought some of the most innovative investment ideas to these markets. We have a reputation of partnering with asset managers of the highest calibre, offering the experience, relationships and the knowledge required to succeed.

 

Our Team

Sheridan Lee

Sheridan Lee

Sheridan Lee

Trish Nicklin

Trish Nicklin

Trish Nicklin

Philip McLean

Philip McLean

Philip McLean

Rugby Kliousis

Rugby Kliousis

Rugby-Kliousis

Anthony Cope

Anthony Cope

Anthony Cope

Marina Borges

Marina Borges

Marina Borges

Current Clients

Amundi

Amundi is Europe’s largest asset manager by assets under management and ranks in the top 101 globally. Currently, Amundi manages 2.247 trillion2 euros of assets across six main investment hubs3. Amundi offers its clients in Europe, Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, and the Americas a wealth of market expertise and a full range of capabilities across the active, passive, and real assets investment universes. Clients also have access to a complete set of services and tools. Headquartered in Paris, Amundi was listed in November 2015.
Thanks to its unique research capabilities and the skills of close to 5,300 team members and market experts based in 37 countries, Amundi provides retail, institutional and corporate clients with innovative investment strategies and solutions tailored to their needs, targeted outcomes, and risk profiles.

1 Source IPE “Top 400 asset managers” published in June 2019 and based on AUM as of the end December 2018
2 Amundi figures as of, March 31, 2022
3 Investment hubs: Boston, Dublin, London, Milan, Paris, and Tokyo

Visit www.amundi.com/

Arena Investors LP

Arena Investors is a global institutional asset manager that provides creative solutions for those seeking capital in special situations. With more than 100 people across seven global offices and operating in 20 countries, Arena is capable of providing capital where others won’t. Being a global originator and underwriter of proprietary investments, they seek and produce consistent and uncorrelated returns and have built their origination network over the past 25 years. Arena currently manages US$4 billion in assets for institutional and mid-tier clients, utilising their institutional scale and experience in transaction sizes typically between $5 million and $50 million while avoiding competition with global alternatives firms focussed on $100 to 200m+ investments.

Visit www.arenaco.com

Dinimus

Dinimus is an Australian credit specialist providing private debt to Australian & New Zealand SMEs & mid-market corporates. Dinimus has been managing and investing capital for seven years. Now onto their fourth investment vehicle, Dinimus has delivered investors enhanced risk-adjusted returns compared to the market via robust investment structures. The management team at Dinimus brings a wealth of experience, adopting a conservative approach to providing and managing credit products and secured assets both domestically and offshore.

Visit www.dinimus.com/

Foord Asset Management

Foord Asset Management was established in 1981 and has been providing global strategies to long-term investors successfully for 40+ years. They have utilized the same investment approach over this period and currently manage AUD $12.4bn for institutional and private wealth clients globally. With a focus on protecting investors’ capital while offering an attractive yield and capital appreciation, Foord takes a pragmatic approach by incorporating ESG into their fundamental analysis and has a strong focus on determining where a company sits in each of its ESG criteria. Foord is a fundamental earnings house that takes long-term views and patiently waits for prices to follow earnings rather than taking positions on market sentiment.

Visit foord.com/

North Wall Capital

North Wall Capital was founded in 2017 to generate uncorrelated returns from complex private credit, distressed and special situations investments in Western Europe. The firm manages €1.2bn in closed ended fund structures for institutional investors including pensions, insurance companies, and large family offices. CIO Fabian Chrobog and the senior team average 20+ years of European credit investment experience through multiple cycles. The team has a strong track record of delivering returns across the Firm’s strategies, closing over 40 transactions and their flagship fund, North Wall European Opportunities Fund I (NWEOF I) which focuses on non-sponsor-backed, non-syndicated private credit opportunities with complex collateral has generated returns well over its target of 20% gross IRR since its inception in April 2020.

Visit northwallcap.com/

Ruffer LLP

Ruffer LLP is a multi-asset absolute return manager and has managed clients’ assets according to this philosophy since the firm started in 1994.

Ruffer is a single strategy house and current assets under management stand at U$31.5 billion ( April 2022). Since 1994, Ruffer has developed a 27 track record of delivering consistent positive returns (compound growth of 9.0% pa, net of fees) even in bear markets.
In a market increasingly crowded with absolute/target return funds, Ruffer continues to define its approach through two investment aims:

  1. Not to lose money in any twelve-month rolling period.
  2. To achieve a consistent return significantly greater than cash.

To do this, Ruffer conduct its own independent research, actively manage investments and operates freely without reference to relative returns or market benchmarks.

Visit www.ruffer.co.uk

Sparx Asia Investment Advisors Limited

SPARX are a Japanese Asset Manager and are one of the largest independent investment companies in Asia. Considered an Asia Equity specialist, SPARX invest through a number of innovative strategies and currently manage AUD$17.23 billion on behalf of a wide cross-section of investors globally. The company has a strong track record of delivering consistent returns to its investors, and its investment philosophy is based on rigorous research, fundamental analysis, and disciplined risk management. SPARX have been a pioneer in introducing leading investment strategies to global institutional investors and sophisticated high net worth individuals, specialising in Japanese equities, Asian Equities, Real Assets and Private Equity.

Visit www.sparxgroup.com

Contact us

Shed Enterprises

Level 6
16 O’Connell Street
Sydney 2000

  +61 2 9247 8533
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    Sheridan Lee

    EXECUTIVE CHAIR & MANAGING DIRECTOR

      +61 2 9247 8533   +61 411 101 492
     slee@shed-ent.com.au

    Sheridan Lee is the principal and CEO of Shed Enterprises a business which she founded over 25 years ago, bringing some of the best ideas and capabilities from around the world to the Australian market with a proven track record in capital raise and brand distribution.

    In her early career Sheridan was editor for premier financial publications BRW and Personal Investor and was a founding editor of Super Review before moving into executive leadership roles across marketing and business development with premium global financial institutions.

    Sheridan holds a B Economics from the University of Sydney and is an active board director in both for and not for profit sectors.

  • Trish Nicklin is the Shed COO, responsible for Shed Program Management capability, service delivery, business governance and administration. Trish has over 30 years’ experience as an Operations and Client Executive in global investment banks, custodians, and financial markets.

    Trish holds a Post Graduate degree in Business Leadership from Charles Sturt University and Business Transformation from the Australian National University, Dipl in Business + Dipl Superannuation, an Assoc Dipl in Accounting and is RG146 qualified in Securities, Superannuation and Managed investment schemes.

    Trish is a member of the Governance Institute of Australia and holds a Certificate in Governance Practice and Risk Management.

  • Philip McLean is a Senior Business Development Manager and Investment Specialist, focusing on sales, strategic planning and distribution of investment opportunities to target investor markets with a focus on wholesale, middle market and private wealth capital pools.

    Philip brings over 21 years’ experience to this role having worked across financial markets; covering stockbroking, investment banking, investment and funds management, portfolio management, relationship management and sales.

    Philip holds a B Bus major in Economics and a Grad Diploma in Applied Finance from Kaplan which includes RG146 qualifications in securities, managed investment schemes, superannuation and insurance.

  • Rugby Kliousis is a Business Development Manager with a specific focus on the institutional and private wealth sectors. Prior to Shed, Rugby was a Senior Associate at stockbroker CMC Markets covering high net worth relationships.

    Rugby holds a Bachelor of Business ( International Business) and a Bachelor of Commerce ( Finance) from the University of Newcastle. Rugby is RG146 qualified in Securities, Derivatives and FX. Rugby is currently studying a Masters of Real-Estate Investment, at UTS.

  • Anthony Cope joined Shed Enterprises as a Business Development Manager in May 2022 from CMC Markets where he was a Senior Relationship Manager for high-net-worth clients on the Stockbroking Desk.

    Anthony attended the University of Missouri – St Louis, where he completed a BSc double major in Business Management and International Business. While in the United States, he completed the FINRA Series 65 exam, and is RG146 compliant in Securities, Derivatives and FX. Anthony has completed both Authorised Derivatives Advisor 1 and 2 qualifications.

  • Marina Borges joined Shed Enterprises in 2021 as a part time Executive Assistant to the CEO, and Office Manager supporting our CEO and team in general administration and event management.

    Marina was a lecturer of History of Peru via the ESAN Graduate School of Business and was the Academic Program Manager for Masters Programs in History and Law at the Catholic University of Peru. Prior to this, Marina worked at the General Museums Division of the Peruvian Ministry of Culture as an assistant to the national and international loan program for Peruvian cultural heritage. Marina holds a master’s degree in History from the Catholic University of Peru (PUCP).

  • Anthony Cope joined Shed Enterprises  in May 2022 from CMC Markets where he was a Senior Relationship Manager for high-net-worth clients on the high net worth Stockbroking Desk. Anthony attended the University of Missouri – St Louis, where he completed a BSc double major in Business Management and International Business.

    While in the United States, he completed the FINRA Series 65 exam, and during his time at CMC Markets he became RG146 compliant and completed both Authorised Derivatives Advisor 1 and 2.

  • Rugby Kliousis joined Shed Enterprises in 2021 as a Business Development Associate working alongside senior sales managers in service delivery of sales data and investor information to customers including research, marketing and data analytics.

    Previously Rugby worked for CMC markets ( Stockbroking) as a client executive, where he was responsible for account management, customer planning and education, analytics, reporting, marketing and sales for high net worth clients.

    Rugby holds a Bachelor of Business ( International Business) and a Bachelor of Commerce ( Finance) from the University of Newcastle. Rugby is RG146 qualified in Securities, Derivatives and FX.