Geoff joined Craigs Investment Partners in April 2009 as Head of Equity Research and was appointed Head of Institutional Equities in December 2010. Geoff's current focus at Craigs Investment Partners is on the telecommunications, transport and media sectors. Geoff was awarded “Analyst of the Year” at the National Business Review 2011 INFINZ Industry Awards.
Prior to joining Craigs Investment Partners, Geoff was an Equity Research Analyst with ABN AMRO since July 2007. He spent the previous six years with Telecom Corporation NZ, the majority of this time as Investor Relations Manager and latterly as Finance Manager for Telecom's Business Retail division. Geoff's previous work experience included five years based in London as Finance Manager for Cater Allen (a wholesale money broker, subsidiary of Abbey National), and prior to that with Deloitte & Touche in Wellington, qualifying as a chartered accountant in 1997.
Geoff holds a Bachelor of Commerce (majoring in accounting and economics) from the University of Otago and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Securities Institute of Australia.