About us

Chelmer is a specialist financial software service company. Our platforms manage billions of dollars of investor assets  transacting hundreds of millions of dollars every day. We:

  • provide ongoing, complementary, software services to Asia Pacific financial services firms
  • enhance and leverage incumbent technology to create efficiency and longevity
  • have an extensive knowledge, skills and experience
  • also have a proven track-record of successful implementations and ongoing client support
  • provide surety to our clients, in regard to technology, service and risk minimization
  • have local partnerships for optimal service delivery

Chelmer was established in 1988 to support front end trading systems used by the New Zealand banking and financial markets industry. It subsequently diversified, and has specialized in software development from 1996, investing heavily in R&D. Chelmer’s team are recognised as specialists in financial services technology solutions with a comprehensive development team based in Auckland, New Zealand and offices in the Philippines.


Why Chelmer? 
  • Specialists in financial software services
  • Pioneering technology since 1988
  • Market leader in New Zealand
  • Over $30Bn USD of retail investments managed on Chelmer custody and trust platforms
  • Long-term relationship focus
  • Strategically-led, creating customized IT strategies in partnership with our clients
  • Utilize best-of-breed technology effectively and efficiently
  • Provide surety to our clients, in regard to applications, service, leverage of incumbent software, longevity, and risk minimization
  • Trusted by leading financial services firms


Director, Andy Robertson
Andy Robertson

Andy has been a Director on Chelmer's Board for over 24 years, and was previously CEO for 18 years. He's played a vital role in establishing Chelmer's vision and long-term strategic direction, and taking our industry-leading innovation to market.

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Director, Alin Ungureanu
Alin Ungureanu

Alin has served on our Board since 2016 and brings a wealth of governance experience through previous roles as Chief Information Officer at Oceania Healthcare and Icebreaker, and Director of KPMG New Zealand. He also serves on the ISACA Auckland Chapter's Board.

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Chief Executive Officer, Alin Ungureanu
Alin Ungureanu
Chief Executive Officer

Alin's extensive 20+ year track-record as both an IS / IT professional, director, government advisor and senior manager spans a range of industries. His specialties include governance, strategy, systems & infrastructure design, implementation and operation, security and risk management.

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Chief Innovation Officer, Andy Robertson
Andy Robertson
Chief Innovation Officer

With a 30+ year career in financial markets and financial services, Andy brings considerable industry knowledge and technical expertise to Chelmer. His focus: driving innovation through best-of-breed technology and shaping the future of investing and wealth management for our clients.

Andy Robertson

Service Delivery Manager, Reena Parbhu
Reena Parbhu
Service Delivery Manager

Our client-focused service delivery champion. Reena runs our Service Desk and oversees our managed infrastructure services. Her experience includes business analysis, operations, release management and project management.

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Partnerships Manager, Richard Reid
Richard Reid
Partnerships Manager

Richard is a business development and sales and marketing executive with a 21 year history working in financial services and high-tech industries both in New Zealand and London. He’s held a number of senior roles throughout his career, with specialist expertise in partnership development and business development strategy.

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Country Manager, Philippines, Shaun Paterson
Shaun Paterson
Country Manager, Philippines

Shaun has over 30 years’ experience with financial services software in Europe, Africa and Asia. His core expertise includes operations management, customer relationship management, and business planning and development.

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Consulting Partner, Philippines, Gilbert Mendoza
Gilbert Mendoza
Consulting Partner, Philippines

Gilbert brings a strong background in sales, marketing and business development, combined with 5+ years’ experience in the financial services industry working as a wealth manager in the Philippines. He’s an advocate for financial management using simple, practical concepts to help individuals achieve their financial goals.

Andy Robertson

Business Analyst, Alex Lee
Alex Lee
Business Analyst

Alex has over 15 years' experience in the IT space, specialising in financial and trading software systems. Throughout his career, he's worked for major banks including JP Morgan, UBS AG and Deutsche Bank, specialising in business analysis, project management, and quality assurance.

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Chelmer partnered with Krisfinsoft based on their proven experience in providing solutions for Asian institutions and their history of successful relationships and delivery. Having a local team, in addition to regular time spent in Asia by Management, ensure that all Chelmer Asia projects are delivered on-time and on-budget.

Sterling Bank of Asia MetroBank Security Bank ChinaBank Veterans Bank Bank of the Philippine Islands UNIONBANK UCPB


We are always looking to meet exceptional people who wish to work in the financial wealth services technology industry at an international level. We are currently seeking a number of positions for our professional services team in business analysis and development. Please email with your details and we’ll be in touch.