x10 Partners is a unique Australian corporate advisor. We help outstanding innovation and technology companies identify and maximise their enterprise value.
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.
He is Chairman of private companies: Golf Property (digital platform) and BioRefinery Developments (bio-energy, bio-products).
Prior to x10 Partners, Stephen was the corporate and strategic advisor to the founders of Spookfish, a technology disruptor in the aerial imagery space and became the inaugural Chairman of the private company.
Stephen then facilitated the backdoor listing and RTO of Whitestar Resources and was appointed the inaugural CEO of Spookfish Limited (ASX:SFI) following its listing on the ASX.
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.
Paul Lowry is an experienced business professional who is focussed on assisting developing organisations to fully exploit their commercial, market and growth opportunities.
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 ten years, Paul has guided numerous businesses through the journey from early stage commercialisation to market success and transformational financial outcomes.