Mr Carmichael has extensive international corporate advisory, mergers and acquisitions, and operational experience. Mr Carmichael held various senior executive leadership positions with UGL, DTZ, AJG and KPMG Corporate Finance. Mr Carmichael has extensive corporate and operational experience across multiple geographies having lived and worked in the US, UK, Europe, the Middle East and Australia.
Mr O’Brien has over 20 years’ executive level experience in financial services, tier one management consulting and media industries. He led ASX listed company Aspermont Limited (ASX: ASP) as chief executive officer and transformed that business from a local mining publication to a global, digitally led resources media business including world leading events.
Prior to that, Mr O’Brien graduated with a Bachelor of Law, from University College Cork, Ireland and worked extensively within financial services in Europe and Australia with Barclays Bank and Andersen Consulting (Accenture).
Currently, Mr O’Brien is a founding director of Carrington Partners, a management consultancy firm focused on providing practical strategic and board/executive support, including business/technology growth, turnarounds, transformational change, acquisition/partnership structures and funding introductions. Mr. O’Brien also acts as non-executive director of Pacific Star Network Limited (ASX: PNW), an ASX listed media company with market leading assets in broadcasting and publishing, including Crocmedia, SEN Radio, and the AFL Record.
Mr Edwards is a Geologist and Economist with over 20 years of experience in Senior Management in both the private and public sector. He has a Bachelor of Business (Economics and Finance) from Curtin University of Technology and a Bachelor of Science (Geology) from the University of Western Australia.