Principal of Water Mill Capital, a boutique corporate advisory practice, founded in 2017. Extensive international
experience providing corporate and strategic advice and in leading principal investments, with 31 years at Macquarie
Group and Bankers Trust Australia, based in Sydney and New York. In these roles he has been Head of Corporate Finance
and had responsibility for M&A, private equity investment and fund raising. Served as chairman or director on the
boards of over 15 portfolio companies, across many industry sectors.
Extensive experience in the health sector and residential aged care. In particular, has served as director of Regis Healthcare for six years to 2013, and advised many participants in that industry, including Moran Healthcare, Regis Healthcare, Estia Health, Kennedy Healthcare and Sapphire Aged Care.
Acting CEO &Director
Managing Director of Sapphire Holdings Group since 2003 and Director of BlueCross Aged Care. Had responsibility for building the Sapphire Aged Care business, which was merged with BlueCross in 2017 to create Australia’s seventh largest for-profit operator. Has sponsored the creation and development of unique technology solutions in the aged care industry, including Emprevo. Currently Acting CEO of Emprevo.
A serial entrepreneur who has led multiple successful startups, both in Australia and Silicon Valley. These include Hexigo (enterprise collaboration and task management), JadeLynx (IT services and consulting in application development and UX work), and VNH Systems (entertainment software). Is now CEO of Work@Scale.
Former Premier of Tasmania and founder of several successful digital ventures, with particular interests in digital futures, innovation and public policy, Chairman of Fronde, a trans-Tasman technology integration solutions firm. Chairman of Brave Foundation, a national charity, a director of Explor Consulting, a key note speaker with ICMI, focusing on digital futures, change, leadership and innovation. Also Chairman of Asdeq Labs specialising in mobile contact management and President of the Hobart Chargers basketball team.
Formerly CEO of Carrington Aged Care, acquired by Sapphire Care in 2011. Extensive experience in the finance, telecommunications and the aged care sector. Currently advising on IT startups (eSports, big data and training), M&A and advice across multiple industries. Served as CEO of Emprevo in the period from 2014 to 2016. Appointed to the Emprevo board in 2015.
Head of High Growth Ventures, KPMG
Extensive experience in digital startups, business development and market expansion. in Australia and the U.S Founded Ausemerge, working with high growth tech businesses, accelerating U.S. commitment. Was CEO of early ad-tech startup AirWORKS Media. Also worked at EYEcorp and Advance. Now focused on partnerships, advice and capital raising for early stage entities.
Head of Innovation Partnerships & Commercials, Digital & Innovation, NAB
Managing Director, ECG Financial
Strong strategic insights into financial markets and their intersection with government. Managing Director at ECG Financial, working with Chairman Peter Costello. Experience as Investment Director at the Future Fund and a history of service as Senior Advisor to the Federal Treasurer from 2004 to 2007.
Chief Product & Technology Officer
Cross-industry experience with Telstra, Optus, Joval Group, Wanadoo UK, Bigpond, News Digital Media for CareerOne.com.au and Truelocal.com.au. History of building teams to deliver digital products globally. Responsible for product strategy and development of Emprevo platform, strategic initiatives and integration.
GM Business Solutions
Former Managing Director, General Manager and GM Sales & Marketing. Extensively retail and wholesale experience across food, textile and tech industries. Strong knowledge of B2B and B2C environments. Proven ability to build revenue and gain market share in competitive markets. Drives sales function for Emprevo with responsibility across industries outside aged care including Childcare and retail.
Extensive experience in consumer brand development, marketing and business growth. Consulted to leading multinational brands, across retail, pharmacy, food and sport. Founded and operated SME’s in a range of industries, focusing on marketing and systems implementation. Responsible for marketing strategy and implementation, brand development and sales within sport and volunteer verticals. Ned is Chairman of Basketball Australia.
GM Strategic Partnerships
Broad experience superannuation and finance, CFA Charterholder. Formerly Fixed Income Portfolio Investment director at National Mutual / AXA Funds Management, Alliance Berstein and ME Bank/ IFM. Insights and strategy development on Members, Employers, Product and Brand within Superannuation industry. Driving strategic partnership development to expand Emprevo with Financial institutions, Government agencies, industry peak bodies and tertiary education institutions.
GM Human Resources
Toni leads people management at Emprevo and has broad experience in industries including banking & finance, IT, aged care, energy & labour hire. She is well versed in influencing and negotiating at the Executive level and business partnering with CEO and Senior Leaders. Toni brings a practical, commercial focus and approach to human resources. She has technical experience across all areas of HR including Talent Acquisition, Talent Management & Succession Planning. Within Emprevo, she is responsible for employee relations, organisational design, performance management, health & safety.
Business Solutions Director
Significant sales experience in the consumer technology and hardware space over 20 years. Strong track record in investment and acquisition of collectibles leading to very strong business development results. Ability to build relationships and drive outcomes. Responsibility for acquisition of clients within the aged care industry and healthcare.
Business Solutions Director
25+ years in B2B & B2C distribution channels, with focus on business development and market share with some of the world’s leading sports, footwear, apparel & outdoor brands. Has managed strategic planning, sales, marketing communication and supply chain. Drives sales engagement within the aged care and healthcare.
shift up on Emprevo and I had it filled in less than 1 minute! Emprevo has made the process of filling shifts simple, leaving more time for me to get on with other tasks.”
The Gables Aged Care