Senior Analyst, Equities
Chelsea Leadbetter joined Forsyth Barr in 2008. Chelsea is a Senior Equity Analyst, with her primary stock coverage including the Healthcare sector, Gaming sector and coverage within the Food, Beverage & Agriculture sector. Prior coverage includes the Retail sector (2012-2018) and assistant coverage for the Aged Care sector.
Chelsea studied a Bachelor of Commerce & Administration and Bachelor of Science at Victoria University, majoring in Money & Finance and Psychology. She gained a Victoria Graduate Award and went on to complete her Honours degree in Finance. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder and a member of the Institute of Finance Professionals NZ (INFINZ). Chelsea is also a current Board Director for the CFA Society of New Zealand.
Chelsea has been a top three ranked analyst in the INFINZ awards for her research coverage over the past few years, including 1st for Retail, 2nd for Healthcare and 2nd in Tourism/Entertainment in 2018.