Our Team

Managing Director, Chief Investment Officer

CLAYTON LARCOMBE

“I started P.A.C. Capital because I wanted to create a client-centric wealth management firm that genuinely cares about clients’ financial outcomes and delivers strong investment returns – with complete transparency and with no conflicts of interest.”

Clayton has spent his working career in financial services, initially as an Equity Sales Trader for Morgan Stanley and J.P. Morgan in Hong Kong, and most recently as an Equity Adviser at Ord Minnett.

Clayton has practiced as a licensed Financial Adviser since 2012. In 2017 he created P.A.C. Capital, where he is Managing Director and Head of Investments. In addition to the day-to-day management of the business, Clayton heads up the Investment Committee which meets monthly to review investment decisions and portfolio allocations.

Clayton specialises in macro global asset allocations and is responsible for reviewing P.A.C. Capital’s specific positions and for fund manager and stock-specific analysis.

Clayton holds a Bachelor of Agricultural Economics from the University of Sydney, Superannuation Accreditation from the Stockbrokers Association of Australia and a Diploma in Stockbroking from Deakin Prime.

Senior Analyst

GEORGE SMYRNIS

As a Senior Analyst, George has a dual role across both P.A.C. Capital’s superannuation funds and the Esports fund. George is primarily responsible for the design and management of the strategic and tactical asset allocation strategies associated with the superannuation funds. In addition, George provides fundamental research on listed and unlisted companies in the consumer goods, gaming and leisure sector. George also supports the development of internal investment models and processes, as well as fund-level reporting requirements and communication.

We are delighted to welcome George to the team. George has uniquely combined working within funds management and academia during the past decade. Prior to joining P.A.C. Capital, George spent 3 years working within the industry as an investment analyst at Mathews Capital Partners and AMP Capital. Since 2011, George has also held various teaching, academic, and professional roles at the University of Sydney within the Business School. Further, George has researched a range of superannuation topics throughout both his honours and PhD dissertations.

George has a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Finance and a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) from the University of Sydney. George is also a CFA charter holder.

Analyst

ZAC COLLIE

Zac joined P.A.C. Capital in 2020 as an investment analyst. Zac is tasked with supporting the investment team in all portfolio management duties, assisting in the development of investment propositions, conducting research and helping ensure all relevant guidelines and mandates are met.

Zac holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies) majoring in Finance and Philosophy, from The University of Sydney.

Analyst

MAX LIM

As an Analyst with a quantitative background, Max brings diversity to the investment team at P.A.C. Capital by providing a unique insight to the analytical work. Max is primarily tasked with implementing innovation to the research and analyses in the Esports fund in order to produce alpha returns. Max’s contrarian thinking and utilization of quantitative analyses strengthens the strategic advantage of P.A.C. Capital within the investment management industry.

Prior to joining P.A.C Capital, Max was a quantitative analyst for just under 3 years at Prodigal Capital, a hedge fund that focused on quantitative and statistical trading. Max also has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Sydney.

Analyst

WILL SANDERSON

As an Analyst, Will works across the Operations and Marketing functions of PAC, covering the companies back-office tasks, administrative duties, and marketing and communications strategies. This involves the managing of PACs Social Media suite, extending the communications channels, and devising content for the public consumption.
Will’s prior experience with start-ups and marketing-growth strategies lends itself uniquely to PAC and its vision, supporting the development of its audience, branding, and public image as PAC grows. Coupled with his Bachelor of Commerce (Finance & Business Law) from the University of Sydney, Will is positioned to tackle the existing challenges within PAC, as well as to develop his skills and take on the challenges that await.
Analyst

CALLAN ADAMS

Callan joined the P.A.C. team in 2021 as an analyst. Using his background in Finance and Marketing, Callan combines a deep understanding of P.A.C.’s financial products with practical marketing acumen. Callan is tasked with communicating the P.A.C. brand with the world, managing content across all digital platforms, as well as supporting the team in portfolio management duties.

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