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John Abernethy is the Chairman of Clime Investment Group and has over 40 years funds management experience in Australia.

He is also a director of WAM Research Limited and Jasco Holdings Limited. John was General Manager Investments of the NRMA. John holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics)/LLB from the University of New South Wales.

John Abernethy

Chairman
B. Com. & Law
With an unwavering 40-year focus on helping Australians build and protect their wealth, investment management has been John Abernethy’s sole career passion since he graduated from UNSW with a Bachelor of Laws and Commerce degree. John is proud his career roots were at NRMA investments, a mutual focused on member service before profits. In his 10 years at NRMA, he reached the position of Head of Equities and Assistant General Manager Investments. Testament to his attention to service, quality and communication is that independent financial planners voted NRMA No. 1 Investment Manager during his tenure. John founded Clime 27 years ago and has carried the NRMA ethos with him, ensuring that going the extra mile for advisers and clients is part of the company’s DNA.

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