Andrew Mellor joined PointsBet as Chief Strategy Officer in January 2019, bringing a strong background in finance and strategy. Subsequent to the Company’s IPO in June 2019, Andrew was appointed Group Chief Financial Officer.
After completing a Bachelor of Commerce degree at Monash University, Andrew started his career with BDO (Melbourne) as a Chartered Accountant with a move to London shortly thereafter, seeing him join investment bank, Credit Suisse, where he was employed for close to 20 years. Andrew worked across global businesses in London, New York and Hong Kong in his first six years before, in 2004, joining the Credit Suisse APAC Convertible Bond Trading and Sales businesses in London and then was transferred to Hong Kong in 2006. He spent the next 12 years in that team, most recently serving as Director and Head of APAC Credit Flow and Convertible Bond Trading.
Andrew’s roles have required a deep understanding of and exposure to financial instruments, financing, and investing across capital structures and across Asia Pacific. He brings a wealth of knowledge in global financial markets and is a member of the Chartered Accountants of Australia and New Zealand.