Gavin Kerr joined the Infrastructure Investments Team in October 2013 and is focused on investment management activities, as well as the origination and assessment of new investment opportunities. Gavin is a member of the Investment Committee for GDIF.
Gavin has been actively involved in the development of privately funded infrastructure businesses in various markets for more than 15 years, and for most of that time with the Macquarie Group. Gavin has been the chief executive of a number of infrastructure funds, a director of many infrastructure businesses, and a financial adviser to infrastructure projects.
Among Gavin’s past roles, he was the Chief Executive Officer of the Singapore listed Macquarie International Infrastructure Fund Limited, an owner and operator of a global portfolio of more than 10 infrastructure businesses with investments in the communications, toll roads, ports and renewable energy sectors. He was also the Chairman of Hua Nan Expressway, a 31km dual-carriage urban toll road in the city of Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong province in China, and N3 Toll Concessions Pty Limited, a 420km toll road from Johannesburg to Durban, South Africa.
Prior to joining FSI, Gavin was an Executive Director at Macquarie Group, where he spent 17 years based in Sydney, Cape Town, Seoul and Singapore. His responsibilities included the development of Macquarie’s infrastructure funds business in new and emerging markets of Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Gavin’s responsibilities included infrastructure funds management, leading transactions and active asset management.
Gavin is a fellow of the Australian Institute of Chartered Accountants and has a Masters of Commerce from the University of New South Wales, Sydney.