Fiona Boal is Global Head of Commodities and Real Assets at SPDJI. She is responsible for the product management of the commodities and real asset indices, including the S&P GSCI, Dow Jones Commodity Index and S&P Real Assets Indices. These indices are leading measures of the commodities market and composite real assets.
Fiona has spent her entire career in financial and commodity markets. Fiona’s experience spans buy-side research, hedge funds and asset management.
Prior to joining S&P DJI, Fiona worked as Director and Portfolio Manager at Fulcrum Asset Management, where she managed a commodity fund and gained a wealth of experience in proprietary research and investment management. Previously, she worked as Associate Director of Commodities at Hermes Investment Management, Director of Commodity Research at Argonaut Capital Management, Vice President and Director of Investments at Harbert Strategic Commodities Fund, and Executive Director of Food & Agribusiness Research at Rabobank International. Fiona started her career as a livestock economist at Meat & Livestock Australia.
Fiona holds a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Economics (first class honors and university medal) from the University of Sydney and a Masters