Governance

Thomas G. Daly – Chairman

Thomas is the Managing Director of Vivier & Co for Western Europe as well as a Director of its sister companies Vivier Investments, Vivier Developments and Vivier Home Loans. Previously he was an Associate of Arrufat Gracia PLLC and worked for several years in various roles in Ireland’s parliament. Thomas holds a LL. B from Griffith College, LL.M from Trinity College and an LL.M. in International Business and Trade Law awarded by Fordham University School of Law, New York.

Luigi Wewege – Managing Director

Luigi is the founder of Vivier Group and CEO of its Auckland based boutique financial services firm – Vivier & Co and Managing Director of its sister companies Vivier Investments, Vivier Developments and Vivier Home Loans. Additionally he serves as Chairman of Nikau Global an international trade firm and as a Director of the New Zealand China Development Group and its associated company New Zealand Middle East Development Group.

Joan F. Donnelly – Director & Company Secretary

Joan is the Business Development Director for Vivier & Co as well as a Director of its sister companies Vivier Investments, Vivier Developments and Vivier Home Loans. Outside the Vivier Group she owns and runs her own boutique law practice specialising in international law, taxation and asset based financing. Prior to setting up her own legal practice she held positions in law firms in Dublin. She holds both an LL.B and LL.M and is currently preparing for the Oral Defence of her Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).

Michael A.C. Hart – Non-Executive Director

Michael is the Executive Chairman of Auckland based boutique financial services firm – Vivier & Co as well as a Director of its sister companies Vivier Investments, Vivier Developments and Vivier Home Loans. Additionally he serves as the President of Nikau Global an international trade firm and is the Managing Director of New Zealand Foreign Direct Investment Limited and its wholly owned subsidiary companies.

Gary P. Warner – Non-Executive Director

Gary is the Managing Director of Auckland based boutique financial services firm – Vivier & Co and Director of its sister companies Vivier Investments, Vivier Developments and Vivier Home Loans. Gary was the former General Manager of New Zealand based NZX listed company – Investment Research Group.

Victor von Gierszewski – General Manager

Victor is the Managing Director of Global Business Innovations and Founder of House of Pies – Germany’s first Pie Shop & Europe’s first Pie Shop Franchise. Within Vivier Group he serves as the Deputy Chairman of Vivier & Co and of its sister company Vivier Investments as well as General Manager of Vivier Home Loans and Non-Executive Director of Vivier Developments.

Ali Hashemifar – Deputy General Manager

Ali is the Deputy General Manager of Auckland based boutique financial services firm – Vivier & Co and London based Vivier Home Loans. Other roles within the Vivier Group include being the General Manager of Vivier Investments as well as Vivier Developments. Ali is a New Zealand Registered Financial Adviser and the author of Fixed or Variable Spread Brokers.