Don is a Chartered Accountant and CPA who has held senior financial and executive roles in a number of high profile organisations including the Australian Wheat Board, Monsanto Chemicals, Ecogen Energy, Norwich Union and more recently the Spotlight Group of Companies.
He is a sound commercial and financial strategic thinker who has worked with and advised a diverse industry base, (specifically Retail) but including High Technology, Medical/Hospital, Mining (exploration and production), Construction, Wholesale, Manufacturing, Government, Stockbroking, Finance/Banking, Insurance, Private Equity and the Entertainment sectors.
He has directed several companies providing financial advice on a variety of diverse topics including Finance and Banking Syndications, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, capital raising and the process of divestment.
As CFO he has strategic, commercial and financial planning skills that have been instrumental in developing businesses from start up to realization.
He is exceptionally well networked into the banking, legal, financial planning, accounting and tax industries and has trusting relationships with a number of investors in the private (high net worth) family arena as well as privately managed investment firms.