About Neil Paviour-Smith FCA

Neil has over 20 years’ experience in various roles in New Zealand capital markets.

He is an Authorised Financial Adviser (2012), an NZX Advisor, a fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, a member of the Institute of Directors, Institute of Chartered Secretaries NZ, CFA Institute and is an accredited Master Stockbroker of the Stockbrokers Association of Australia.

Neil was also one of the first recipients of a Sir Peter Blake Trust Leadership Award in 2005.

Neil is a Director of the New Zealand Exchange (NZX) and NZICA, and is a Council member of Victoria University of Wellington. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Finance Professionals NZ (INFINZ) and was Chairman of the NZ Society of Investment Analysts from 1999–2001.

Neil was appointed to the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Board in December 2014 after being a Director of NZICA from July 2009.