Craig is a Chartered Accountant and a Certified Practising Marketer, holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Tasmania, a Master of Marketing degree from Monash University, is a Graduate of the AICD Company Directors Course, was National Dux of the 1996 CPA Advanced Insolvency program, was named 2006 Tasmanian Marketer of the Year by the Australian Marketing Institute and is currently undertaking a Master of Laws (Juris Doctor) degree. He has an amazing thirst for knowledge.
Craig’s experience encompasses a variety of roles in both public and private sectors, in professional, commercial and franchise environments. He has extensive experience as a Chartered Accountant specialising in insolvency, corporate recovery and business reconstruction. He has worked on over 400 insolvency and forensic investigation files and some 450 consulting files involving businesses across a broad range of industries and has held senior executive roles in businesses with turnover exceeding $600 million per annum.
He has held Board level roles in private, public (both unlisted and ASX listed) companies, and on government bodies for special purpose projects. He is currently Executive Chairman of WAGI Limited and Director of VIRH Systems (Australia) Pty Ltd in addition to his roles within the BPS Group of companies.
Craig’s education and experience have provided him with the unique ability to comment on the combination of franchising, start-ups, business failures and application of strategic business concepts to real world situations. Craig has a knack of simplifying complex matters into their most critical parts and developing strong, straightforward solutions.
Accordingly, Craig has substantial experience in recognising the key indicators that distinguish companies likely to be able to successfully navigate business risk and attain sustained commercial success.
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