On Wednesday, the 3rd of June 2020, Credo Wealth arranged its second live webinar which was watched by some 300 clients and other interested parties from the comfort of their own homes. Deon Gouws, the firm's Chief Investment Officer, chatted to well-known UK economist Stephen King about a grave new world beyond lockdown. Click above to watch the clip.
Please note that any views expressed are those of the interviewee and do not necessarily reflect Credo's views.
Chief Investment Officer - Credo Wealth
Deon has been the Chief Investment Officer at Credo since 2012, following a number of managerial roles within the institutional side of the investment industry which he originally joined in 1996. Prior to that, he qualified as a Chartered Accountant and lectured accountancy to final year students at the University of Johannesburg. Deon has an MPhil in Finance from the University of Cambridge and is a CFA charterholder.
Senior Economic Advisor - HSBC Holdings
Stephen King is senior economic adviser at HSBC Holdings, where he was chief economist from 1998 to July 2015. King also works as a journalist and consultant, and is a specialist adviser to the House of Commons Treasury Committee. He is author of Losing Control: The Emerging Threats to Western Prosperity (2010), When the Money Runs Out: The End of Western Affluence (2013) and Grave New World: The End of Globalization, the Return of History (2017).