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Stephen Rice, Partner
Stephen Rice is an entrepreneur and business strategist with significant experience in commercialisation, innovation, emerging and disruptive technologies as well as online businesses and eCommerce. He is the recipient of an Australian DesignMark Award for designing and developing an integrated range of business management software solutions.
Stephen is an Expert Network member of the Accelerating Commercialization panel – AusIndustry’s Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Program, and a founding member of eGroup Association.
He is Chairman of Global Mind Screen (health IT), Chairman of BioRefinery Developments (bio-energy, bio-products) and is a Board member of several private companies.
Stephen was the corporate and strategic advisor to the founders of Spookfish Ltd. He became the inaugural Chairman of the private company; facilitated the backdoor listing and RTO of Whitestar Resources and became the inaugural CEO of Spookfish Limited (ASX:SFI) following its listing on the ASX.
Click to call Stephen Rice: +61 413 515 177
Seamus Woulfe, Partner
Seamus Woulfe graduated from Dublin City University with a B.E.(Hons) in Electronic Engineering, and has a post graduate diploma in Accounting and Finance from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in the UK.
Seamus has over thirty years’ experience in technology industries including Information & Communications Technology, Defence, Aerospace, Industrials and Contract Manufacturing.
Seamus has grown and run international businesses and accounts to several hundred million dollars in annual revenues. He has worked with Global Tier 1 Technology companies including Sanmina, SCI, Moog, Nortel, Nokia and Westinghouse. Seamus’s experience has been derived across the full spectrum of roles in Technology businesses. This has included R&D, Engineering Management, Quality Assurance Management, Manufacturing Management, Sales and Account Management, with responsibilities through to Managing Director and VP levels.
In the last ten years Seamus has largely worked with start-up businesses advising on strategy, business development and commercialisation.
Click to call Seamus Woulfe: +61 412 615 047
Paul Lowry, Partner
His operating background is in the creation and management of high velocity growth and profit improvement through aggressive planning, local and overseas market penetration, partnering arrangements and acquisition.
Paul has over thirty five years experience in engineering, marketing, management and finance including transacting business globally and working with a wide range of technologies, customers and business cultures.
He specialises in driving business and market planning, strategic planning, financial analysis, change management, restructuring and organisational alignment. He combines this with identifying capital requirements and sourcing the right capital with the right outlook and the right timeframe.
Over the last eight years, Paul has guided a number of businesses through the journey from early stage commercialisation to market success and transformational financial outcomes.
Click to call Paul Lowry: +61 411 119 289