Chief Investment Officer

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Kieran Canavan

Kieran began working in the financial services industry in 1992 as a Financial Adviser for premier clients of The Standard Bank. By 1997 he was heading up special projects within Standard Bank, specifically focused on mortgage securities.

In 1997 Kieran immigrated to Australia after been “head- hunted” by a major international manufacturing, import and redistribution company based in Sweden; Poseidon AB. Kieran was tasked with starting up the new venture in Australia, Kieran took this company from start up through to eventual successful sale in 2002.

In late 2002 Kieran moved back into the Financial Services industry in the field of mortgage origination and setup and managed a boutique mortgage company, this company was acquired by Centric Wealth in late 2003.

Kieran joined Centric Wealth in 2003 in the role of Head of Lending, in 2009 Kieran become Head of Treasury Services and subsequently Head of Products and Services.

Kieran joined the Findex Group Management Team as a result of its 2014 acquisition. Kieran is now Chief Investment Officer for the Findex Group.

Kieran’s other responsibilities include:

  • Vice Chairman of the Findex Asset Allocation and Investment Committee
  • Responsible Manger of the Group Funds Management business and Responsible Entity
  • Senior management and administration roles in community based volunteer and not for profit organisation

Kieran’s studies include a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Financial Management, Diploma in Lending, and various industry qualifications including RG 146 and AFMA Responsible Manager Qualifications. Kieran is also a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.