Kimon Boyiatjis is the founding member and managing director of Trident Capital. As chief investment officer of the business, his primary function is nurture a small team of investment specialists who share his passion and achieve their investment objectives.
Boyiatjis commenced his career more than 25 years ago, garnering valuable experience along the way. He has worked as a bond and equity derivatives trader for numerous investment houses within the local industry, as well as internationally at Integro Holdings in London (Investec) where he was a local on the LIFFE floor. He was instrumental in the set up and running of the equity and derivative division of District Securities Bank. In 1996, he joined NIB/Syfrets, where he was head of fixed income and alternative investments (including unit trusts, institutional funds and the first hedge fund). After a period of 5 years, Kimon moved over to ABSA Asset Management Group, Abvest, to head up the fixed income, alternative investments and trading teams, and was appointed a director. In 2006, Boyiatjis realised his ambition of opening a specialist asset management company.
Received S&P Best Fund Award 2000
|ABSA Asset Management
Nedcor Asset Management
District Securities Bank
Investec – London
Cape Investment Bank
Frankel Kruger Mennel Jack Hyman
Head of Fixed Interest
Head of Alternative Investments
Head of Dealing,
Head of Equities and Derivatives Portfolio Manager
Futures & Options Proprietary Dealer
Senior Dealer Fixed Interest