Global specialist financier Falcon Group has appointed Alastair White as Country Head of New Zealand as it opens its latest office in Auckland.
As part of its expansion across the Asia-Pacific region, Falcon Group has launched its newest office in Auckland, New Zealand. Alastair White will act as Country Head, reporting directly to Paul Mitchell, Falcon’s Regional Head of Australia and New Zealand.
Alastair is a seasoned finance professional with a successful career spanning over two decades in corporate treasury, debt securities origination and execution, and bank relationship management at an institutional level. Most recently, Alastairacted as Director of Large Corporate Relationships within the Institutional Bank at Westpac New Zealand– a company he had been with for 12years.
White says: “I am thrilled to have the opportunity to lead Falcon’s development in New Zealand and very much look forward to building the team here in Auckland. Based on the success Falcon has had in Australia over the past 3 years, there is no doubt the products will resonate similarly in New Zealand. Given my extensive experience in debt capital markets and corporate treasury, I am excited to facilitate new opportunities for the group and anticipate a busy and exciting year ahead.”
Paul Mitchell, Regional Head of Australia and New Zealand, adds: “Since launching in 2015, Falcon has continued to expand in the Asia Pacific, and the business has gone from strength to strength. Hiring someone of Alistair’s calibre stands testament to Falcon’s success in Australia, and will ensure that this is replicated in New Zealand.”