Con is Head of Investment Research at MyFarm Investments, a company specialising in premium, handpicked syndicate investment opportunities in dairy, sheep and beef, horticulture (permanent crops), manuka honey and rural commercial property—those with potential to deliver above average returns.
Prior to this, Con was ANZ's agri economist for eight years, which involved sector analysis to inform bank lending decisions and help clients understand the key external factors driving their business. It also provided Con with exposure to banking, financial markets and a broader sense of what drives businesses and the New Zealand economy. He also spent some time at Beef + Lamb which included work on environmental policy.
Con hails from a farm in Central Hawke’s Bay, which fostered his passion for all things in the primary sector.