Grant Batchelor joined Forsyth Barr Dunedin in 2015, and has 10 years of experience in the financial services industry as a financial adviser and private banker.
Grant is an Authorised Financial Adviser (2011), and is accredited as an NZX Adviser. He holds a Graduate Diploma in Business Studies (Personal Financial Planning) from Massey University (2009) as well as a Diploma of Japanese Language from the Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology (2000). Grant is a Member of the Institute of Financial Advisers, contributing at a regional board level for over a decade and has qualified as both a Certified Financial Planner and an Associate Life Underwriter.
Grant is involved in the wider community as a member of, and as the current Treasurer of, the Rotary Club of Dunedin Central. He has two young children and devotes much of his spare time to his children’s sporting activities.