Our team

Mumbai's Dharavi slum - Westhall, November 2013

Doug Fulton

Managing Partner

Doug Fulton co-founded Westhall Partners in 2004, previously heading fund research at CLSA for 6 years.

He started work in Asian and Emerging Markets in 1996 at Peregrine Securities working in Asian convertible bond research.

Doug started his career in finance in 1994 working in derivatives at Bankers Trust after working in engineering for Schneider Electric.

Academic Qualifications

Durham University, BSc Engineering

Year joined Westhall

2004

Partner of Cresta Westhall LLP1

Robbie Hume

Managing Partner

Robbie Hume is a co-founder of Westhall Partners.

Previously, Robbie joined CLSA in 1999 to assist building a funds business focussing on Asian and Emerging Market funds.

His career started on the sell-side at Peregrine Securities in 1996 working on equities in Eastern Europe, Middle East and North African equities.

Academic Qualifications

Lancaster University, BSc Marketing

Year joined Westhall

2004

Partner of Cresta Westhall LLP1

David March, CAIA

US Investor Coverage

David joined Westhall Partners in July 2008 after graduating.

After an initial role researching funds at Westhall Partners, David has built a wide network of institutional investors across the globe and has been integral in the set up and growth of Westhall’s US business.

Academic Qualifications

University of Nottingham, BSc Mathematics

Year joined Westhall

2008

Partner of Cresta Westhall LLP1

Andrew Joyce

US/European Investor Coverage

Andrew joined Westhall Partners in January 2015 with a role encompassing research and institutional fund marketing.

Andrew previously worked within fixed income at RBS Markets & International Banking.

Academic Qualifications

Durham University, BA(Hons) Geography

Year joined Westhall

2015

Sam Franklin

European Investor Coverage

Sam began his career in 2012 at Barclays Capital, focusing on Equity within Sales & Trading.

He built an institutional client base, consisting of Long Only and Hedge Funds with mandates across multiple asset classes.

Academic Qualifications

University of Bath, BSc Business Administration

Year joined Westhall

2019

Claudia Gusmitta

Operations Manager and Due Diligence

Claudia joined Westhall Partners initially in operations and has extended her role to become an invaluable member of the team supporting the sales team and conducting research and due diligence.

Claudia’s relevant previous experience includes one year working as an accounts assistant at the International School of Aberdeen.

Academic Qualifications

Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, BA(Hons) Management with Marketing

Year joined Westhall

2016

1Cresta Westhall LLP is a licenced US broker dealer, registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and a member of FINRA and SIPC (CRD No. 164986).

Cresta Westhall LLP's services are only available to accredited investors and are not available to retail investors.

Cresta Westhall LLP - www.crestawesthall.com