The firm was founded by Kenny Arnott in 1999. Arnott Capital is an
alternative investment manager which focuses on absolute returns.
Chief Investment Officer
Kenny Arnott has thirty years’ experience in equity and commodity markets. Prior to founding Arnott Capital, Kenny was at Macquarie Bank from 1994-99 in the Commodity and Equities Group as a derivative trader. From 1990-94 he was at Dunavant Enterprises, employed as a commodity trader. Dunavant Enterprise at the time was the largest cotton trading firm globally.
Co-Chief Investment Officer
Yianni joined Arnott in 2019 as a Portfolio Manager on the Arnott Opportunities Fund. Prior to Arnott, Yianni was assistant Portfolio Manager at KIS Capital Partners from 2016 and prior to that he spent 4 years at Ernst & Young Australia where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant.
Adam joined Arnott Capital in 2022 as a Dealer/Analyst. Prior to Arnott, Adam spent two years working on the retail equities desk at Morgan’s Financial Limited. Before entering the finance industry, Adam spent five years as a professional sailor competing both domestically and internationally. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Economics.
Annabel Munro joined Arnott Capital in 2022 and is responsible for Investor Relations. Prior to this, Annabel worked at Sky News, as a Program Producer, as well as an Account Manager at a boutique investor relations consultancy, primarily servicing clients in the mining and natural resources space. Annabel holds a Bachelor of Communications, from the University of Technology Sydney.
Zarjnt joined Arnott in 2023 as an Investment Analyst. Prior to Arnott, Zarjnt spent three years in investment banking at Credit Suisse and at the Royal Bank of Canada where he worked on a range of M&A and equity capital market transactions. Prior to this, Zarjnt spent four years at the National Australia Bank where he worked on M&A and greenfield financing transactions in the institutional bank. Zarjnt holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia.
Mia Bodycomb joined Arnott Capital in 2023 as an Operations and Marketing Associate. Prior to this, Mia spent 4 years at FDC Construction as a Junior Estimator working across a range of large-scale projects. Mia is currently completing a combined Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Advanced Computing at the University of Sydney.