Chris Tisdall

Chris Tisdall

Chris is the head of Direct and Private Clients. He rejoined Allan Gray in 2014, having previously been responsible for our online platform and client experience between 2006 and 2010. He worked as a management consultant at Accenture and has launched two financial service start-ups. Chris holds a Bachelor of Business Science in Marketing from the University of Cape Town.

Articles by Chris Tisdall

Insights categories - Personal investing

Savings Month: The first step is critical, the next steps make the difference

By Chris Tisdall on 19 Jul 2021

Reading time: 4 mins

Making your first contribution into a unit trust, be it a lump sum or monthly debit order, is a commendable first step on your investment journey, but there...

Insights categories - Retirement

Life in a month

By Chris Tisdall on 01 Jul 2015

Reading time: 5 mins

July has been designated ‘Savings Month’ by the Savings Institute of South Africa. It is a good time to reflect on the choice we make between saving and...

Insights categories - Personal investing

Tomorrow versus today

By Chris Tisdall on 12 Dec 2014

Reading time: 5 mins

Despite all of the economic doom and gloom in our newspapers, South Africans are buying a lot of new cars...

Insights categories - Personal investing

Service worth talking about

By Chris Tisdall on 30 Jun 2010

Reading time: 7 mins

Although we do our utmost to provide exceptional investment returns we cannot guarantee that we will always get it right - we have no control over market...


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