The Research Team
Head of Research
Paul joined DJ Carmichael in 2006 as a Resource Analyst. Paul has an honours degree in Geology, is a member of the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and has 16 years experience in the mining industry in exploration, open pit, underground and operational roles, both in Australia and overseas. Before joining the company, he was Chief Geologist and Evaluations Manager at Placer Dome's Granny Smith mine. Paul has a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment, from the Financial Services Institute of Australasia.
Michael has over 14 years experience working in financial markets in South Africa, UK and Australia. Prior to joining DJ Carmichael, Michael held research analyst positions at Bell Potter Securities and Blackswan Equities. He also spent several years working as a consultant for various Perth-based resource companies before moving back to the equity markets. Michael is originally from South Africa where he was a portfolio manager at Edge Capital, which is a large South African alternative investment manager. He also worked for a number of years at Investec Asset Management as an investment analyst.
Michael has a MSc in Mineral and Energy Economics from Curtin University and a MBA in Finance from the University of Cape Town.
Michael has been trading equities since 2003 and since joining DJC in 2004 he’s worked in numerous roles in operations, trading, compliance and research. Michael’s expertise is in trading and equity strategy using a combination of both technical and fundamental analysis.
Michael holds a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance, Diploma of Financial Markets, Diploma of Financial Planning, Advanced Diploma of Business Administration and is currently studying towards a Master of Applied Finance.