Far East Capital Limited ("FEC") has been operating for more than 25 years, servicing the junior end of the resource market. It is a family owned, Sydney-based private investment bank specialising in the resources sector. It was originally held 50:50 by interests associated with Warwick Grigor and Andrew Forrest, but became 100% owned by Grigor family interests in 1996.
Since 2008, FEC has held joint ownership of Hong Kong Far East Capital Limited, a corporate advisory business operating out of Hong Kong that has a complementary business with access to the Chinese investment community.
In 2008, FEC was pivotal in the formation of BGF Equities Pty Ltd, an independent stock broking company. In 2011, Canaccord Genuity purchased a 50% interest in BGF at a cost of approximately $40m. Warwick retired from the position of Executive Chairman at Canaccord/BGF in 2014, to resume his position as Executive Chairman of FEC.
Warwick has over 35 years experience as an investment and corporate analyst specialising in the mining and technology sectors. His multi skilled disciplines cover law, economics, accounting and geology.