Justin founded Murray & Co in 2004 after returning to New Zealand from an investment banking career in London with NM Rothschild, Bankers Trust and Bear Stearns, where he was a Managing Director Principal. He has over 24 years' transactional and advisory experience across a range of sectors, in New Zealand and offshore. He was previously a commercial lawyer. Justin holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Canterbury, was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court, was approved by the UK Financial Services Authority, has undertaken executive education at Harvard Business School and is a certified member of the Institute of Finance Professionals. He is a Crown appointed Director of Christchurch International Airport and is Chairman of the Property & Commercial Committee. He was previously Deputy-Chairman of the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Trust Advisory Board.