Partner, CIO and CEO
Bradley Wickens founded Broad Reach in 2016. Previously, he spent 17 years as a founding principal of Spinnaker Capital Limited (“Spinnaker”) and served as a member of the Global Investment Committee and the Risk Committee. He was the partner responsible for credit strategies, systematic strategies, and macro special situations. Bradley worked in both London and Brazil, and as the Fund Manager of the Spinnaker Global Emerging Markets Fund, he managed a team of up to 20 investment professionals and 4 risk managers. Prior to that, Bradley was Vice President in the Emerging Markets division of Credit Agricole Indosuez where he was responsible for the day-to-day trading of all Eastern European debt products as well as the longer-term positioning of special situation assets. Bradley holds a BA in Economics and Agricultural Economics from Exeter University.
Partner, Portfolio Manager
Paulo Remião joined Broad Reach in 2016. Previously, he worked for 13 years with Bradley at Spinnaker and spearheaded all of its quantitative investment processes, including the systematic macro strategies and the quantitative long short equity portfolio. Prior to that, he worked as an analyst for a Latin American corporate finance boutique, Accenture, and CLSA in Brazil. Paulo holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering from University of São Paulo, an MBA focused on finance from Insper São Paulo, and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation from the CFA Institute.
Partner, Portfolio Manager
Daniel Worth joined Broad Reach in 2016. Previously, he was a partner at Vinci Zafferano Capital, where he managed credit investments, traded emerging markets FX and equities, and wrote macro research for investors. Prior to that, Daniel worked in the EMEA proprietary trading group at JP Morgan, as a portfolio manager of an emerging markets credit and equity fund at Trafalgar Asset Managers, in Principal Strategies managing global high yield at Bear Stearns, and as a portfolio manager of a European credit event fund at Rab Capital. He started his career as a buy-side high yield analyst at Barclays Capital. Daniel holds a BSc in Geography from Bristol University.
Partner, COO and CRO
Edward Steel joined Broad Reach in 2016. Previously, he was CRO (front office) and COO for Global Equities at Nomura. Prior to that, he was Global Head of Equity Derivatives Trading and Structuring at Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong, with SFC Responsible Officer and HKMA Executive Officer regulatory responsibilities. Earlier, he was a Managing Director at J.P. Morgan and Bear Stearns in London. He started his career with roles at BNP and Accenture. Edward holds an MEng in Engineering from Exeter University and an MSc in Mathematical Trading & Finance from CASS Business School.