Julian brings over 15 years’ experience in financial advisory and management and is a Chartered Accountant.
Julian has built a reputation for successfully delivering performance improving initiatives, and brings a unique skill set to each assignment specialising in financial strategy and corporate leadership. Julian’s experience ranges across a number of industries, with specialised interests in retail, manufacturing and construction.
Leading Mawson’s Business Transformation team, Julian plays a crucial role in running the turnaround strategy of his clients’ businesses. Julian is a director of a number of Mawson Investment companies and is a key advisor to the board of directors of a number of prominent retail and manufacturing businesses.
Michael brings a wealth of experience and innovation across both the corporate and private enterprise spheres. Michael specialises in organisational psychology and is a registered Psychologist.
Michael has built an impressive track record of success in business growth and transition management, along with his deep and wide-spread community ties and networks.
Since 2013, Michael has led Mawson’s Growth and Transition team, working with business owners to actively develop, implement and manage their companies through times of change and growth. Concurrently, Michael has built and/or sold multiple businesses in technology, construction and finance.
Phillip has over 13 years' experience in finance, advisory and transactional roles and is a Chartered Accountant.
Phillip is known for negotiating successful outcomes for his clients and possesses strong problem-solving skills with an ability to get things done. Phillip has managed the successful corporate restructures for some of Australia's most iconic businesses. His experience ranges across a number of industries with a specialty interest in legal services, retail, manufacturing, property, hospitality and financial services.
Phillip has been with Mawson since 2012, having led the restructure and turnaround division since 2015.
Scott has a broad range of corporate advisory and restructuring experience. He has a specialist focus on working with companies with distressed balance sheets and business performance challenges, across a number of industries including manufacturing, retail and services. Scott previously worked at one of Australia’s largest accounting firms, specialising in corporate recovery. Since 2014, Scott has been a leader in Mawson’s restructures and turnarounds team, involved in its most successful corporate restructures.
Gummy brings over a decade’s experience at highly successful multinational organisations. He holds a CPA, and an MBA from Melbourne Business School.
Possessing insightful commercial acumen, Gummy enjoys partnering with clients to develop and execute creative business strategies. This includes adding value in the areas of business development, performance enhancement, corporate leadership, financial accounting, cost-efficiency programs, and systems, policy and process implementation.
Kara works closely with the directors on the marketing, business development, brand and strategic direction of the company. In addition, Kara independently drives a number of efficiency and engagement based projects for Mawson, including developing internal systems and processes that combine innovative solutions with practical and useable tools for the team. Prior to joining Mawson, Kara worked in high-level support roles at top-tier law firms in the Middle East, London and Australia.