Craig Coleman
Managing Partner – Public Equity

Craig has primary responsibility for the management and performance of the Strategic Equities Fund. When appropriate, he will hold non-executive directorships of investee companies within the Strategic Equities Fund.

Craig is an experienced senior executive and director, with a 30 year career spanning banking and finance, corporate advisory, investment and funds management. His experience in Australian public securities includes leadership of an ASX publicly listed company and many public company directorships.

During his executive career, he was Managing Director of the ASX listed Home Building Society Ltd and prior to this held a number of senior executive positions during a ten year career with ANZ Banking Group Ltd, including Managing Director Banking Products, Managing Director Wealth Management, Non-Executive Director E*TRADE Australia Ltd and Head of Retail Banking New Zealand.

Following a successful executive career, Craig undertook corporate advisory work for a select number of high net worth families, including Wyllie Group and Bell Financial Group (remains as a non-executive director) which lead to him co-founding Viburnum Funds in 2007 with the objective developing an active ownership investment manager as means of achieving consistent performance outcomes.

Craig was educated at the University of Western Australia achieving a Bachelor of Commerce.