ANZ Bank New Zealand (ANZ NZ) has announced the appointment of George Crosby as the new Chief Investment Officer for ANZ Investments, effective early 2024.
Crosby, with over 20 years of experience in the investments industry in New Zealand and the UK, brings a wealth of knowledge. Having previously worked for the Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation, he expressed eagerness to contribute to ANZ Investments, one of Aotearoa’s largest and most experienced investment teams.
ANZ NZ Managing Director for Funds Management, Fiona Mackenzie, welcomed Crosby's arrival, emphasizing the strategic growth initiatives ANZ Investments is pursuing as New Zealand's largest KiwiSaver provider.
Crosby's extensive investment and leadership background, especially his 15 years with the Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation, is seen as a valuable addition to the investment management team at ANZ Investments, which oversees over $33 billion in investments for more than 675,000 investors.