Executive Chairman and Co-founder @ Afterpay
Anthony has over 20 years’ experience in investing, maintaining public company directorships and providing corporate advice across a variety of sectors with a special focus in financial services and technology. Prior to co-founding Afterpay, Anthony was the Chief Investment Officer at Guinness Peat Group plc (GPG) and was responsible for maximising shareholder value in a large, diversified portfolio of mainly publicly listed companies in Australasia and the United Kingdom. He was actively involved in a number of financial services, software and technology companies in which GPG was a major shareholder, including Australian Wealth Management, Tower Australia, ClearView Wealth, eServGlobal, Touchcorp and Solution 6.
Prior to joining GPG, Anthony was involved in investment banking, specialising in mergers and acquisitions and providing corporate advice, having practiced extensively in Australia and the United States (with Credit Suisse, Caliburn Partnership and Hambros). Anthony commenced his professional career as an accountant in Australia (with Price Waterhouse).
Anthony is currently a director of Foundation Life (N.Z) Limited. Anthony was previously a director of Onthehouse Holdings Limited, eServGlobal Limited, Turners & Growers Limited, MMC Contrarian Limited, ClearView Wealth Limited, Tower Australia Limited (Alternate) and Capral Limited. Anthony holds a Bachelor of Commerce (double major Accounting and Finance) and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia