Andrew Ward

Founder and Managing Director / SelfWealth

Andrew joined the financial services industry 25 years ago, initially with Colonial First State, RetireInvest and then AMP in Sydney.

In the late 1990’s Andrew joined a US based, funds management consulting firm, where he was based in SE Asia helping restructure fund managers’ portfolios.

Andrew returned to Australia to work with St George Bank in Melbourne, gaining great exposure to the administration platform environment before joining the Austo Group as National Sales Manager. Andrew was later appointed as Executive Manager for Commonwealth Private leading a team of private bankers and private wealth managers in the disciplines of financial planning, insurance and stock broking.

Andrew is the founder and Managing Director of SelfWealth, Australia’s first online investment solution that enables you to compare yourself to your peers, professionals and the market and use this knowledge to improve your portfolio performance. Andrew is passionate about improving the level of financial literacy in Australia and created SelfWealth as a tool for self-directed investors to achieve better portfolio performance.

Andrew holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from Sydney University, as well as a Diploma in Financial Services (Financial Planning).