There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.

Warren Buffett


• Establishing the investment objectives and guidelines - defining risk profile, formulating a strategy of diversification and optimising cost structures.

• Manager Selection: Defining criteria for the selection process, drawing up short-lists of candidates, actual selection and support during the negotiation phase. JIA is available to participate in meetings with investment managers during the selection phase and once the funds have been deployed. Post selection, we will assist in monitoring the performance in terms of results and adherence to guidelines and objectives.

We has obtained significant insight into and knowledge of the medium/long term performance of a diverse group of managers.