Paul Barrett

Paul established AZ Next Generation Advisory in 2015, after a stellar career as a senior executive at some of Australia’s largest banking and financial services institutions including the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and ANZ Bank.


He has over 20 years’ experience in wealth management.


Originally from New Zealand, Paul graduated from Victoria University in Wellington with a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration, majoring in Accounting and Commercial Law.


He came to Australia in 1998 and held roles with Connelly Temple, Rothschild Australia Asset Management and Fiducian Financial Services before being appointed General Manager of the CBA’s Financial Wisdom dealer group and later General Manager of Distribution for the bank’s wealth arm, Colonial First State.


After seven years at the CBA, he joined ANZ Wealth Management, rising to Managing Director, Global Advice and Distribution.


Paul is an unapologetic All Blacks supporter.


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