Board of Directors
Mr Baillie has over 25 years’ experience in financial services, including wealth management, corporate advisory, investor relations and private equity capital raisings. Mr Baillie was a Senior Investment Advisor with Shaw and Partners (formally Shaw Stockbroking) for 22 years, with a focus on portfolio management, trading and private equity raisings. In 2015 Mr Baillie established JB & Partners Corporate Advisory that specializes in strategic advice and succession planning for private companies; particularly family businesses. He has advised in a diverse range of industries, including financial services (particularly AFSL issues), FMCG companies, e-Commerce and the funeral industry.
Mr. Dimitropoulos (JD) brings over 30 years of extensive international experience in the Telecoms, Media and Technology sectors. Recent Corporate Advisory/Development stints include assisting internet security giant McAfee in the US and S. Korea’s SK Telecom within SE Asia. JD led many international acquisitions and divestments in Europe, Asia, and the US. He drove over US$600M in M&A deals for US based Real Networks,. In S. Korea, he closed US$850M combined in deals for US & Canadian clients. In Australia, JD was a key executive at Pracom, Optus Vision and, assisted in the privatization of TABCORP.
Mr. McGrath has over 30 years of business experience in telecommunications, ICT, and corporate advisory, with over 20 years in senior leadership positions. Mr. McGraths has served as CEO of several major Australian telecommunications companies and has extensive experience in equity capital markets and corporate finance. Peter is currently the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Comms Group Limited.
Mr Lazarou is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 25 years experience, including five years as a partner of a mid-tier accounting firm, specialising in the areas of audit, advisory and corporate services. Mr Lazarou has extensive skills in the areas of corporate services, due diligence, independent expert reports, mergers & acquisitions and valuations.