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Matt van Kesteren

Vice President, Financial Controller

Matt manages Jarden’s finance team as Financial Controller with responsibility for reporting financial performance, risk management, treasury and product control. He enjoys the technical aspects of accounting and the diverse array of challenges which come with working for New Zealand’s leading investment and advisory group.

Formerly a Tutor at Victoria University of Wellington and Auditor at KPMG Wellington, Matt has also worked in Belgium and the United Kingdom in various accounting roles. Most recently working in London as a Financial Accountant for a large commodity trading company, seen as a leading performer in wholesale energy markets.

Matt’s qualifications include a BCA (First Class Hons) majoring in Accounting and Commercial Law, Graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting and MCom (Distinction) in Accounting from Victoria University of Wellington. He is also a Chartered Accountant and full member of CAANZ.