Craig Smyth graduated from the Victoria University of Wellington with a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration, and has completed his Master of Applied Finance at the University of Melbourne. Craig’s financial background includes Coopers & Lybrand, Credit Suisse First Boston (London) and ANZ Investment Bank. Craig is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia.
Craig joined Lion Selection Limited as the Financial Controller in March 2005 and was appointed Company Secretary in August 2007. From July 2009 to October 2012, Craig was Managing Director of Lion Selection Group Limited. In November 2012 Craig stepped down from the Board of Lion Selection Group but remains as Chief Executive Officer.
Craig became an executive director of Lion Manager Pty Limited in September 2012.