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Paul Williams

Paul Williams

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer

  • Over 20 years’ of senior leadership and board roles in the registry, pharmaceutical and health sectors
  • Focussed on driving corporate growth
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of data and technology platforms

Paul is an accomplished business leader with twenty years’ experience spanning general management, senior leadership and board roles across companies in the registry, pharmaceutical and health sectors. He is experienced in managing teams, driving corporate growth and executing successful sale and exit strategies, as well as overseeing change management and company integrations. He has extensive knowledge of data and technology platforms, and an in depth understanding of commercial value that proprietary software systems hold for businesses. In Paul’s current role as Managing Director of the Automic Group, he is focussed upon building Australia’s first truly technology driven professional services offering.

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Paul Williams

Paul Williams

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer

  • Over 20 years’ of senior leadership and board roles in the registry, pharmaceutical and health sectors
  • Focussed on driving corporate growth
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of data and technology platforms
Paul Williams

Paul Williams

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer

  • Over 20 years’ of senior leadership and board roles in the registry, pharmaceutical and health sectors
  • Focussed on driving corporate growth
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of data and technology platforms
Adrian MacKenzie

Adrian MacKenzie

Non-Executive Director

  • Founder and partner of Five V Capital
  • Highly experienced investor with over 25 years of global investing experience

Adrian is the founder and a partner of Five V Capital. Adrian is a highly experienced investor with over 25 years of global investing experience. He has successfully led investments in, and supported Five V’s partner companies such as Ascender, Madman Film & Entertainment, Canva, Plenti, Education Perfect, the Probe Group, Universal Store, Zenith Investment Partners, Monson Agencies, APP Corporation, Penten and Automic Group.

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Adrian MacKenzie

Adrian MacKenzie

Non-Executive Director

  • Founder and partner of Five V Capital
  • Highly experienced investor with over 25 years of global investing experience
Adrian MacKenzie

Adrian MacKenzie

Non-Executive Director

  • Founder and partner of Five V Capital
  • Highly experienced investor with over 25 years of global investing experience
Ainslie van Onselen

Ainslie van Onselen

Non-Executive Director

  • Over 20 years experience in Corporate & Commercial law and as a NED in government, ASX listed & NFP entities
  • 10 years senior leadership in banking, financial services and insurance, including CEO of RAMS Home Loans
  • Extensive experience in technology and disruption based companies
Ainslie van Onselen

Ainslie van Onselen

Non-Executive Director

  • Over 20 years experience in Corporate & Commercial law and as a NED in government, ASX listed & NFP entities
  • 10 years senior leadership in banking, financial services and insurance, including CEO of RAMS Home Loans
  • Extensive experience in technology and disruption based companies
Ainslie van Onselen

Ainslie van Onselen

Non-Executive Director

  • Over 20 years experience in Corporate & Commercial law and as a NED in government, ASX listed & NFP entities
  • 10 years senior leadership in banking, financial services and insurance, including CEO of RAMS Home Loans
  • Extensive experience in technology and disruption based companies
Justin England

Justin England

Non-Executive Director

  • 14 years of experience investing in and advising private companies
  • Focused on building high growth global platforms
  • Experience and knowledge in software, IT services and technology enabled business services

Justin is a member of the investment team at Five V Capital. Justin has extensive experience across Australia, New Zealand, the UK and South East Asia. He is passionate about supporting founders, families, entrepreneurs and owners in a world of increasingly globalised capital, technology and people. Justin is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CAANZ).

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Justin England

Justin England

Non-Executive Director

  • 14 years of experience investing in and advising private companies
  • Focused on building high growth global platforms
  • Experience and knowledge in software, IT services and technology enabled business services
Justin England

Justin England

Non-Executive Director

  • 14 years of experience investing in and advising private companies
  • Focused on building high growth global platforms
  • Experience and knowledge in software, IT services and technology enabled business services
Nick Larkin

Nick Larkin

Non-Executive Director

  • Five years of investing experience
  • Experience in investing across multiple industries including consumer goods, software, retail, and infrastructure
  • Leads deal origination, execution, and portfolio management at Five V Capital

Nick has been a member of the investment team at Five V Capital since 2018 where he leads deal origination, execution and portfolio management. Nick has over five years of direct investing experience and is actively involved in supporting a number Five V Capital’s partner companies including Universal Store, Openway Food Co, and Automic. Nick currently also sits on the board of Openway Food Co. Nick’s career began within the principal investment team at Macquarie Group, investing the bank’s funds in education, software and infrastructure. Nick holds a Bachelor of Applied Finance and Bachelor of Laws from Macquarie University.

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Nick Larkin

Nick Larkin

Non-Executive Director

  • Five years of investing experience
  • Experience in investing across multiple industries including consumer goods, software, retail, and infrastructure
  • Leads deal origination, execution, and portfolio management at Five V Capital
Nick Larkin

Nick Larkin

Non-Executive Director

  • Five years of investing experience
  • Experience in investing across multiple industries including consumer goods, software, retail, and infrastructure
  • Leads deal origination, execution, and portfolio management at Five V Capital

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