Head of Operations
Jenine Briggs joined Castle Point as Head of Operations in November 2017. Jenine has over 13 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Prior to Castle Point, Jenine joined Suncorp Group as the sole NZ corporate legal counsel and over her time with the group built and led the corporate legal team. While she was at Suncorp, Jenine worked on the sale of New Zealand Guardian Trust to The Trust Company Limited and Tyndall Funds Management Limited to Nikko Asset Management Limited. Prior to Suncorp, Jenine was at Simpson Grierson, in a mergers and acquisitions team.
Jenine holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Waikato. She spent her early years growing up on her grandparents thoroughbred racehorse farm in South Auckland and also did some of her early schooling in Oregon, USA.
Jenine is married to Andy and has two young children, Sienna and Cooper. When not battling Auckland commuter traffic from her home in the Waitakeres, Jenine is a keen yoga follower and enjoys spending time with her family.
James joined Castle Point in 2017 to provide operational and business support with a particular focus on stakeholder reporting, client onboarding and database management.
James has just finished his coursework for a Master’s of Commerce in Finance at the University of Auckland and has a Bachelor’s of Applied Economics (minor in finance) from Massey University. He achieved his Bachelor’s degree in the top five percent of Massey University’s Business School graduates whilst studying extramurally (self-taught) and racing as a professional cyclist in Europe.