Milford appoints new director
Milford has announced that Lindsay Wright has joined the company’s board as a director.
Wright, who is currently the chief executive of Sun Hung Kai Capital Partners and is based in Hong Kong, will be leaving this role and returning to New Zealand by 1 May, 2024.
“Lindsay’s extensive experience over a long period in the global funds management industry will add significant value to our business in both New Zealand and Australia,” Milford Chairman Anthony Quirk, said.
Commenting on her appointment, Wright said: “I am delighted to have joined the Board of a fast-growing manager like Milford.
“The emphasis on client alignment and service is exceptional, as well as the fantastic client outcome track record achieved through active management.
“I am excited to contribute to the continued growth in New Zealand and Australian markets.”
Lindsay Wright is currently a non–executive Director of NZX Limited, chair of its Audit and Risk Committee and member of the Clearing House Committee and a non-executive director of Navigator Global Investments.
Wright’s previous governance roles have included Deputy Chair and Audit Committee Chair of the NZ Super Fund, a Board member and member of the Financial, Audit and Disclosure Committee at Kiwibank and a Board member of GMI Wealth.