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.
Richard is an Asia based business leader with over 25 years of experience in the telecoms, data centre and IT industry. Richard has a solid track record in driving sales productivity and revenue growth. He was previously the SVP Global Enterprise Sales for Speedcast (ASX:SDA). Richard joined Speedcast in 2013 when the company had just been acquired for circa A$40M and as part of the Executive team developed the M&A plus organic growth strategy that allowed the company to list in 2014 and achieve a market cap of over A$1.5B in 2018. Prior, Richard was the Global SVP for Pacnet and responsible for over 300 sales staff and revenues of more than A$800M. Earlier, he spent almost 10 years in Japan in roles that included President & CEO of Verizon, Japan.
Independent Non-Executive Director
BSc(Hons), MSc(Dist), CEng, MIMechE, MCIBSE
John is an Asia-based business professional with over 20 years’ local experience in the Asian Data Centre industry leading businesses focussing on engineering Infrastructure consultancy, design, operations and certification. John has extensive experience of critical facilities in the Hyperscale, Colocation, Telecommunications and Financial Services sectors and has held positions including Managing Director, South Asia for Uptime Institute, Technical Director for AECOM (Singapore), Senior Associate for Arup (Australia) and Executive Director for DSCO (Hong Kong). In 2019 John was awarded an Advanced Professional Diploma for successfully completing the globally recognised Financial Times Non-Executive Director Course.
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.