Trust Management appoints

John Williams as Investment Manager

November 2014

We are pleased to advise that John Williams has been appointed to the role of Investment Manager of Trust Investments Management Limited.


John will join the Trust Management team in January 2015 to head up our investment advisory and investment management functions.


John has significant experience in the fields of investment advisory and investment management following his most recent roles as Key Client Manager for Vanguard Australia and eight years as Senior Consultant with Russell Investments based in Auckland.

In his role at Russell Investments, John provided investment advice to institutional clients, including local authorities, Crown entities, superannuation funds, community trusts and charitable trusts.


Prior to these roles John enjoyed 15 years in the NZ funds management industry, with roles as equity analyst, portfolio manager and investment strategist for AMP, Westpac and Citibank. John also spent two years as a private client adviser with JB Were.


John holds a BSc(Hons) First Class in Economics from the University of Canterbury, and is a CFA Charterholder. He also holds a BMus(Perf) in Piano from the University of Auckland and studied for two years at the Royal College of Music in London.


Want to know more about John? Contact Grant Hope, Chief Executive Officer, Trust Management on 09 550 4044 or email


Grant Hope

Chief Executive Officer

09 550 4044





Shane Coward

General Manager

09 550 4045







John Williams

Investment Manager

09 550 4046