General Manager & Responsible Manager

Australian Affordable Housing Securities Ltd (AAHS) General Manager, Gavin Potter, is a Chartered Accountant registered in South Africa, Australia and New Zealand and holds a Bachelor of Accounting Sciences (Hons) degree, together with a Certificate in the Theory of Accounting.

Gavin joined the Horizon Housing Group in 2013 and held the positions of Financial Controller and Chief Financial Officer of Horizon Housing and later AAHS, providing extensive knowledge in the development, funding and management of affordable housing. Gavin was appointed as a Responsible Manager in July 2017, supporting the Board and Management on the AAHS Australian Financial Services License.

Gavin began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he managed a diverse portfolio of clients, including listed entities, group entities and foreign owned subsidiaries. He has wide-ranging experience in the automotive, healthcare, retail, manufacture, mining, construction and not-for-profit sector (including social housing and aged care services). Gavin has international experience having worked in South Africa, where he carried out most of his employment in public practice, and the United States of America working within the oil and gas industry, more specifically around Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and reporting.