Australian fund manager Metrics Credit Partners has appointed BT Financial Group chairman Allan Griffiths as an independent chairman and non-executive director.
Backed by more than three decades of experience in the financial services industry, Allan Griffiths also currently holds non-executive director positions at CARE Australia and IOOF Holdings Pty Ltd, and previously held the same role at RAK Insurance and RAKBANK.
At present, he is also the chairman at St George Life and a number of Westpac businesses.
“MCP is a unique business, with a highly experienced investment management team. I look forward to working with the company as it continues on its strong growth trajectory,” Mr Griffiths said.
Commenting on the appointment, MCP managing partner Andrew Lockhart added, “We are pleased to welcome Mr Griffiths to our board, and expect his deep understanding of the financial services industry will add immense value to our business.”
Metrics Credit Partners specialises in direct lending and currently has over $2 billion of assets under management.
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