Investment Professionals

All the team are partners in the business and investors in the fund.

With over 55 years of combined experience, the team have the skills and knowledge to rigorously research and manage investment in emerging companies.

C97CFA06-BB48-4FC8-8D92-74C9887A377Cgateway Andrew Mouchacca BE (Chem) Hons, PhD, GDipAppFin

Partner and Portfolio Manager

Andrew began his career in investment management in 1999. Before establishing Flinders, Andrew was Senior Investment Manager with the institutional focused fund manager Contango Asset Management (1999-2014). He was the Portfolio Manager of the Small Companies Fund (2009 – 2014) and specialised in the analytical coverage of a range of sectors. His analytical experience has focused on the emerging companies through his involvement in dedicated products in both the small and microcap universe.


Richard Macdougall BA (Eco & Politics)
Partner and Portfolio Manager

Richard began his career in investment management in 1985. Before establishing Flinders, Richard was a Partner and Portfolio Manager with the Australian Equities boutique Perennial Growth (2005 to 2015). Prior this, Richard was a founding executive of Contango Asset Management and a director of Salomon Smith Barney Australia. He has spent time offshore including roles as head of research at ANZ Securities New Zealand and Managing Director of ANZ Securities UK.


Naheed Rahman B Com, B IS, CFA
Partner and Deputy Portfolio Manager

Naheed began his career in investment management in 2006. Prior to Flinders, Naheed worked as an Investment Analyst at Contango Asset Management for over seven years working closely with Andrew Mouchacca, where he covered several sectors primarily with an emerging companies focus. He began his career at Warakirri Asset Management as a Portfolio Analyst, conducting fund manager research as well as the dealing of securities. Naheed has completed Commerce/Information Systems at The University of Melbourne majoring in Finance and Economics, and is a CFA charter holder.