Cameron Bagrie is an independent and insightful expert on financial markets.
At the helm of Bagrie Economics, a boutique research consultancy, Cameron is a highly sought after economist frequently quoted and sought out by the media for his credibility to tackle tough economic issues and his direct, straight-talking approach.
Prior to setting up Bagrie Economics he was Chief Economist at ANZ for 11.5 years. Under Cameron’s leadership the ANZ Economics team was consistently ranked number one for analysis of the NZ economy across the business and financial community.
During his time at ANZ Cameron became well known for his forthright and straight talking approach, never afraid to put the hard economic issues on the table. That approach continues at Bagrie Economics.
Cameron is all over every aspect of the economy. The economic outlook. Inflation. The labour market. Housing. Interest rates. Fiscal and Government policy. The currency. World trends. Agriculture. Tourism. The international scene. Financial markets.
Cameron has over 20 years working as an economist in NZ, including 18 and the ANZ and National Bank, and 3.5 at the NZ Treasury.
Pragmatism describes Cameron’s approach to economics, favouring practicality over any particular economic ideaology. Cameron is a gifted public speaker with a unique ability to communicate the often complicated world of economics and the economy in laymans terms.