Craig joined Bennelong in October 2014 as CEO. He is a highly regarded financial services executive with extensive experience in Australian and international markets.
Since joining Bennelong, Craig has fast-tracked the company’s growth, launching three new Australian-domiciled boutique asset teams and six new funds. In addition, his entrepreneurial drive has led to the company’s global expansion, establishing Bennelong’s offshore arm BennBridge in the UK and US (the global collective is now known as the BFM Group). This has included partnering with a further four boutiques in the UK, with plans for future growth.
A strong advocate of creating an enviable corporate culture, Craig has ensured the global ethos is one of high performance, while retaining a focus on mutual respect, open communication and continuous curiosity.
Craig was previously the CEO of Federated Investors Asia Pacific. Prior to that, he was CEO at Portfolio Partners (which later became Aviva Investors Asia Pacific) where he was responsible for establishing and developing licensed asset management businesses in Australia, Singapore and China, and expanding a presence in Asia and the Middle East.
Craig is also a Non-Executive Director of the philanthropic Bennelong Foundation.