Andrew Kearnan formally joined the Board in June 2014 but was an adviser to the Board from mid-2010. He has more than 25 years experience working in, and analysing, insurance and financial services companies with a track record of success both as an investment analyst and company executive.
Andrew spent 18 years as the lead insurance analyst for Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Australia and Asia, where he was also head of Research and sat on the Merrill Lynch Equities Australia Board as an Executive. Through this and prior company specific experience Andrew developed significant expertise on Australian and global investment and financial service sector markets.
Andrew has been a board member of the Australian Accounting Standards Board since 2015 and is a Director of and/ or adviser to a number of Fin Tech start ups.
Andrew has an undergraduate Bachelor of Science with Honours in Biochemistry as well as an MBA with a Finance stream major. He is married with twin daughters and lives in Sydney.