David Fendall

Managing Director


David is Managing Director responsible for Artesian's debt, venture capital and impact investment activities in New Zealand.

Prior to joining Artesian in 2021, David headed the corporate and institutional financial markets business for Westpac in NZ, where he was responsible for debt capital markets as well as NZ corporate and institutional sales across fixed income, foreign exchange, commodities and derivatives. During his tenure at Westpac, David has a focus on, and passion for, ESG and sustainable finance and worked with the wider institutional team to deliver education, financing and risk management solutions (including responsibility for the Carbon trading/sales business) to the wider bank client base.

David has over 20 years of financial markets experience having held a number of leadership and senior sales/trading roles in credit trading, credit structuring, fixed income sales and derivative/risk solution sales for Westpac, BNZ and ANZ in New Zealand, Australia and Asia (based in Singapore).