Managing Director, Wealth Management Adviser
Chris West oversees Jarden’s discretionary investments management (DIMS) business. He derives great satisfaction in helping clients achieve their investment goals and is driven to ensure Jarden’s DIMS offering is the best in the market.
In his own DIMS practice, Chris works in a team with advisers Ralph Goodwin and Sam Stanley, and their Business Associate Lisa Chin. Together, they invest and manage funds on a fully discretionary basis, on behalf of clients ranging from family offices, to high net worth individuals, charities, immigration clients, iwi and sports people
Prior to his appointment as a Managing Director in 2016 Chris had over 15 years’ experience as a wealth adviser at Jarden, and a further two decades in trading and portfolio management roles with Credit Suisse in New Zealand and London. He has also expertise in asset allocation and fixed interest securities.
Chris is an Authorised Financial Adviser with a BA and BCA from Victoria University of Wellington. He is an adviser to the investment committee of the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research and was a Member of the Presbyterian Support Central Investment Committee from 2013-2019. A keen sailor and fly fisherman, Chris also enjoys guitar, music and reading.
Phone: +64 4 496 5314