Richard joined NZAM in 1999 as Executive Director and Principal. He is responsible for marketing NZAM’s services and managing client relationships.

With almost 30 years experience in the banking and investment management industries, Richard initially worked in banking for Southpac, National Bank and Lloyds Bank in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom. He has also held the positions of Director at Southpac Investment Management Limited and Vice President at BT Funds Management.

Richard has a Bachelor of Agricultural Commerce from the University of Canterbury (Lincoln College). Richard is from a farming family in the Hawke’s Bay but now lives in Auckland with his wife Rebecca and their four sons, Jack, George, Tom and Hugh. He enjoys watching his sons’ sport, playing golf, fishing, and has interests in horse racing.