our people

Our People

The Directors of ASP have over 60 years of investment management and research experience.This experience includes the management of model portfolios, funds of funds, risk graded multi asset funds and private client portfolios alongside comprehensive due diligence, both qualitative and quantitative, on fund management investment processes.

Clive Hale

Clive Hale - Director

Clive is a former CIO of Skandia Investment Management and Investment Manager and Consultant at Towry (now Tilney BestInvest) and John Scott & Partners. He has over 35 years' experience of fund research, asset allocation and portfolio management.
He is a director of Albemarle Street Partners and a well-known investment commentator and author of the View from the Bridge blog. He is the chairman of Albemarle's investment committee. Clive is a Chartered Accountant (FCA), a Chartered Financial Technician (CFTe) and holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) qualification.

Mathew Butcher

Matthew Butcher - Director

Matthew has many years' experience in the investment industry and is the former head of Research at Brewin Dolphin, serving on the Board of the operating company. Prior to Brewin Dolphin, Matthew was a senior fund analyst within the Strategic Investment Group at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers (now BlackRock). Matthew joined Albermarle in 2015 to help build on our position as a provider of investment expertise to the financial adviser community and to develop our discretionary investment management proposition for advisers and private investors.