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Meet Our Team

Founder Adrian Warner

Prior to founding Avenir Capital, Adrian worked in private equity investment in Australia and the United States with an investment record spanning over 20 years. Immediately prior to establishing Avenir, Adrian was Managing Director and part-owner of Catalyst Investment Managers Pty Ltd, a mid-market Australian private equity firm with approximately $900m funds under management as at December 2009. Before joining Catalyst, Adrian was Managing Director at CVC Asia Pacific Ltd, one of the leading private equity groups in Asia with approximately US$2.75 billion funds under management as at December 2006 and part of the CVC Capital Partners Group. Adrian has also worked at Pacific Equity Partners Pty Ltd, the largest Australian-based private equity firm and also at AEA Investors Inc., one of the longest standing private equity groups in the United States. Adrian was also a management consultant at Bain & Company and has worked in Australia, the United States and Asia. Adrian holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Commerce (First Class Honours) from the University of New South Wales.


Anya Haywood,
Client Services Director 

With over 25 years experience, Anya has worked across numerous industries, from large corporate global brands through to fresh socially conscious start ups and her ability to jump in and learn means she is not scared of a challenge and not scared to question 'accepted norms'.


If you'd like to explore new AFSL & compliance support with a long-established & blemish-free AFSL holder for over 11 years, contact us today for an obligation free conversation


Avenir Capital's core focus: AFSL RENTAL


Avenir Capital provides AFSL for hire services to select firms operating in the Funds Management and Asset Management industries, including VC, 
Private Equity and Property

The firms that we work with are closely monitored and supervised to ensure that their activities fall within the scope of Avenir's  specific AFSL mandate and within their own mandates and compliance and risk management programmes.

For investment managers who require assistance with meeting increasingly stringent compliance requirements, we, along with our experienced compliance partners, provide a thorough and cost effective compliance and risk management programme.

Our compliance services include oversight and appropriate monitoring of the programme as well as maintenance of the compliance programme to ensure it is up to date and relevant to our client's activities at all times. 

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