Our People

NZAM’s team of experienced investment professionals provide a hands-on, personal service to our clients, who have full confidence in NZAM’s depth, commitment and independence.

Our Executive

NZAM is privately owned and independent. Our six executive principals, also owners of the business, are: Alan McChesney, Simon Tompkins, Richard Riddell, Greg Peacock, Dyrol Lowe and Andy Morris.

Our principals have, on average, 25 years investment experience, and are actively involved in the day-to-day management of the business. They also have substantial amounts of their own investable capital in an NZAM portfolio alongside their clients.

Simon Tompkins

Executive Director and Principal
DDI: +64 9 917 7365

Alan McChesney

Executive Director and Principal
DDI: +64 9 917 7368

Andy Morris


Dyrol Lowe

Principal, Senior Executive, AFA
DDI: +64 9 917 0483

Our Team

In New Zealand, we have worked hard to build a team of experienced and committed investment professionals, who gain great personal satisfaction from making our approach work for all our clients, year on year. We ensure our global fund managers have the same high professional and personal standards.

Brad Martin

Head of Operations

Mei Fong

Head of Compliance

James Caughey

Head of Research

Brigette Arnold

Senior Executive

Christine Harland

Senior Operations Administrator

Michelle Dickson

Senior Research Analyst

Pippa Styles


Glynne Blumgart

Client Reviews Administrator

Dan Jenkins

Business Analyst

Jenaia Clarke

Executive Assistant


NZAM receives superior independent advice and governance through having Jonathan Mason as a non-executive director, and Sir John Anderson as Chairman to the NZAM board, both renowned for their experience and success in business.


Sir John Anderson


Jonathan Mason

Non-Executive Director
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Richard Riddell

Non-Executive Director