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Investment Manager

Andrew Chapman – Managing Director

Andrew established Merchant Group in December 2011 post a 9 year career with one of Perth’s leading private wealth managers. Joining the industry in 1999, Andrew has been exposed to numerous market cycles and has adapted his personal views on active portfolio management combined with an awareness of risk to offer a specialised investment management service to a select group of high net worth clients.

With graduate and post graduate qualifications in Business, Finance and Hospitality; he is well versed to provide customised investment solutions with a direct and transparent investment approach.


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Find out more about the dedicated team at Merchant Group and how our unique approach will benefit you.

Peter Cook – Non Executive Chairman

Peter adds significant skills and expertise to Merchant and the Fund in the areas of corporate governance, due diligence, all investments as well as significant financial and project management skills. His business acumen, skills and experience in the corporate sector will provide in depth knowledge of corporate transactions and structuring. Peter is an exploration geologist BSc (Applied Geology) and Mineral Economist MSc (Mineral Economics) MAusIMM with considerable experience and an excellent track record of success within his chosen sector. He is currently an Executive Director and Managing Director of Westgold Resources Limited.

Chris Mews – Fund CFO

Chris is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Business degree (Accounting) and is a Chartered Company Secretary.

He has been in financial services for over 19 years and is experienced in the financial operation, governance and compliance of Managed Investment Schemes, ASX listed companies and unlisted companies.

Chris has held senior positions in Finance, Corporate Secretarial and Compliance. In these roles he has been a member of senior management and participated in the due diligence and acquisition of Managed Investment Schemes, and participated in various capital raisings for Managed Investment Schemes, ASX listed Companies and unlisted Companies.

Chris will be responsible for the Fund’s financial, compliance and administration responsibilities.


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