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Andrew Barnes



Andrew is the Founder of Perpetual Guardian, having been its major shareholder and former Managing Director since 2014. He is Chair of Givealittle, New Zealand’s leading crowdfunding platform, and Chair of 4 Day Week Global, advocating businesses to a productivity focused, reduced hours workplace. 

Andrew was formerly Head of Banking Services at Macquarie Group, Chairman at, former CEO of Bestinvest, and former managing director of Australian Wealth Management Limited. 

Andrew is also a philanthropist and significant patron of the Arts in New Zealand. He holds an MA from Selwyn College, Cambridge and an ACIB (UK), and attended the Program for Management Development at Harvard Business School.