Phil Barker
Investor Relations Director

Phil is a highly experienced funds management executive providing some 30 years of experience to his role as Investor Relations Director which seeks to identify new investors and develop strong relationships with existing investors in Viburnum Funds.

Prior to commencing with Viburnum in November 2016, Phil was Head of Funds Management for an ASX listed property investment and funds management group, where he was principally responsible for the fund design, capital raising, investor relations and governance for several property funds at both wholesale and retail investor level.

Phil has previously held roles across a variety of sectors including funds management, commercial banking, financial services training, and company secretarial, with major companies such as Aspen Group, AMP Capital, Challenge Bank and the Financial Services Institute of Australia. In addition to developing sound technical skills, a key theme across all roles has been to develop and grow the business and build long term trusted client relationship.

Phil holds a Bachelor of Business degree from Curtin University, and Graduate Diploma in Finance and Investment. He is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, an associate member of CPA Australia and Fellow of FINSIA.