Michael Lorimer is a rich investment banker. He co-founded of New Zealand’s branch of Grant Samuel in 1991. His wife Julia Sloane received an intense publicity lately since she joined reality series Real Housewives of Auckland. As a prominent banker, Lorimer is very affluent. As of 2020, his current net worth is about $22 million.
Michael earned his BCA degree (from Economics and Accounting) at the Victoria University. In the past, Lorimer worked for the food and beverage company Lion Nathan as a director. But from 1991, his professional career was tied to the corporate advisory group Grant Samuel.
As an investment company, Grand Samuel focuses on private companies, family enterprises, as well as institutional investors to provide investment advisory for them. Lorimer served large clients, including Contact Energy, Air New Zealand, United Networks, and Westland.
Lorimer is married to beautiful Julia Sloane (her first husband was a rich auctioneer Dunbar Sloane). They own a luxurious Coxhead Creek vineyard in Matakana and house in the prestigious suburb Parnell just outside Auckland.