Board of Directors

Directors and Management

MR GEOFF BARNES
Non-Executive Chairman

Mr Barnes joined the Investment Industry in 1999 as an Investment Adviser at Hartley Poynton.

He is a Founder and Director of Peloton Capital (“Peloton”). At Peloton, Mr Barnes is responsible for Equity Markets and Stock Broking operations, introduction of corporate transactions, and personally manages a select group of Sophisticated Investor Clients.

Before Founding Peloton Capital with his fellow directors in June 2011, Mr Barnes was employed for 9 years at Macquarie Private Wealth (Sydney) and resigned as a Division Director.


MR ANOOSH MANZOORI
Executive Director

Anoosh brings to the Board and FGF a wealth of experience in technology and investment advisory. He is the CEO of Shape Capital Pty Ltd, an advisory and venture investment firm, and an Expert Network Member, supporting local innovative companies under the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science program. His experience includes capital raising and M&A across a number of industries with a particular focus on the technology sector. Anoosh is also a Non-Executive Director of CCP Technologies Limited (ASX: CT1).

Anoosh was previously the founder and CEO of one of Australia’s largest cloud hosting companies reaching over 75,000 customers before selling the company to MYOB Limited in 2008.

Anoosh holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Graduate Diploma of Business Enterprise and is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.


MR ATHAN LEKKAS
Non-Executive Director

Mr Lekkas has participated in a broad range of business and corporate advisory transactions, and has more recently focused and specialised on the restructure and recapitalisation of a wide range of ASX Listed companies with a specific interest in the resources sector.

He was former Chairman of Xped Limited (ASX:XPE) an Internet of Things (IoT) technology company . Mr Lekkas was previously a Director of Energio Limited, and was instrumental and successful with identifying and ensuring the acquisition of a major West African Iron Ore project.


MR MICHAEL CLARKE
Non-Executive Director

Mr Clarke has over 18 years’ experience in the IT industry and has worked across both public and private enterprise during his career.He has broad experience in the development and management of enterprise and complex systems and worked at many senior levels during this time.

Mr Clarke has consulted and provided services to a variety of industries including manufacturing, mining and resources, government and education and previously a Director of Raya Group Limited (ASX:RYG) until 2016.