BSc, Grad Dip Computing, Grad Dip Securities, GAICD
Peter’s career has been largely based on founding and leading telecommunications and payments companies in Australia, Canada, Africa and Asia. This includes multiple exits to public-listed and private equity-backed companies in Australia and the US. Prior experience includes management and sales positions with Coopers & Lybrand (now PWC) and Telstra. Peter is a regular speaker and thought-leader on entrepreneurship, innovation, digital transformation and payments.
Peter is a graduate of the Royal Military College, Duntroon; has completed a BSc (UNSW), a Grad Dip Computing (Canberra) and the Graduate Diploma in Securities course from the Securities Institute of Australia. Peter is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
BCom, CPA, MBA, FGIA
Peter is an accountant by profession with extensive experience as a director and officer of ASX-listed entities. He brings more than 15 years of experience in operational management, business administration and project evaluation in the IT, hospitality and mining sectors.
Peter is also the Non-Executive Chairman of Family Zone Education (ASX:FZO) and a Non-Executive Director of Dubber Corporation (ASX: DUB), and VRX Silica (ASX: VRX).
Peter holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia, is a current member of the Certified Practising Accountants of Australia, and holds a Masters of Business Administration from Curtin University.
Kenneth Lai is the managing director and owner of Prestige Team Limited, an investment company that, together with its subsidiaries, holds an investment portfolio in Hong Kong and Southeast Asia. Prestige Team Limited has interests in real estate, payment processing, digital marketing and information technology support services.
Kenneth has funded and invested in various Silicon Valley technology funds focusing on business opportunities within Asia. He also co-founded Legend World Development Technology Limited, a limited liability company incorporated in Hong Kong, which provides information technology solutions and integrated marketing solutions to business setups, and in which he is a shareholder and advisor.
Kenneth holds a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Computer Science from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Abigail Cheadle is a Chartered Accountant with more than 30 years of experience working across Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Australia. During this time, she led professional services practices for a number of leading firms, including EY, Deloitte, and KordaMentha, focusing on corporate strategy and risk management. This included 17 years working in Asia, a key growth region for Novatti. During that time, Abigail advised and helped grow many listed companies, including during challenging economic periods, such as the Asian Financial Crisis. Notably, while advising the Indonesian-listed consumer finance company, BFI Finance Indonesia, its market capitalisation grew tenfold.
Abigail concurrently also serves as a non-executive director of LGI Ltd and Shriro Holdings Limited (ASX: SHM). Previous non-executive director positions were also held at ASX-listed companies: Isentia (ASX: ISD), SurfStitch (ASX: SRF) and QANTM Intellectual Property Limited (ASX: QIP).
Abigail is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and has a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from Queensland University of Technology.
Killian Murphy is a financial services professional with more than 15 years of experience working in capital markets across Ireland, UK, US and Australia.
He previously worked as Head of Industrials for Petra Capital as well as CIMB Australia and Davy (UK and Ireland). During this time, he has worked with a number of established and emerging tech and payments companies, assisting them in crafting their message for institutional investors and accessing growth capital.
Killian holds a Master of Arts (Economics) and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Economics from University College Dublin, National University of Ireland.