Don joined the financial services industry in 1974 with National Mutual (now AMP). In 1986, he established an independent financial advisory company – formerly DL Stewart and Associates Limited. Don is the Executive Director and Founding Principal of Stewart Group.
He is an Authorised Financial Adviser and a trustee for a number of substantial family trusts.
Don and his wife Mary have three adult children, and six mokopuna (grand children). Outside of work hours Don enjoys tennis, golf, duck and clay bird shooting, and cycling on the Rotary paths. Don and Mary can also be found enjoying time away together at their lakeside house in Hatepe. Their eldest Nicholas (Nick Stewart) works with Don and is the CEO of Stewart Group.
Diploma in Agriculture
New Zealand Certificate in Financial Services – Financial Advice (Level 5)
Authorised to practise from the Financial Markets Authority