Head of ESG Research, Equity Research
Michaela joins Jarden from Westpac Institutional Bank where she has spent the past 5.5 years working in roles as Portfolio Manager and Senior Credit Analyst across both the corporate sector and real estate. Most recently she was Head of Diversified Sector and Transformation, holding a credit authority for a diverse portfolio of corporate customers, managing a team of analysts and was responsible for key transformation initiatives.
Prior to joining Westpac, Michaela worked at UBS Australia for almost 8 years gaining broad experience in several different roles and areas. These included Equity Research, Business Analyst in Investment Banking and in Equity Derivatives Sales. Before leaving UBS she was a Director in Portfolio Management in Global Real Estate.
Born and raised in New Zealand, Michaela moved over to Australia for university and has been here ever since. She holds a Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Hons) and a Master of Commerce (Accounting & Finance), both from the University of Sydney.