Classic and Modern Sports Cars
Classic and Modern Sports Cars
Anthony Robert Hamilton:B.busFIoD.uk
20 years of international experience and knowledge in Senior Executive roles at all levels from CEO, Managing Director, Finance Director, CFO, Executive Directorships, Management and Operations of six public companies listed on the ASX/Perth, TSE/Toronto, VSE/Vancouver and AMEX/New York while based in London.
My expertise includes concurrent with my Corporate duties based in London, Managing Director of a private consulting practice as a Specialist M&A Consultant. Two years testing in Formula One and being included in various publications recognizing business excellence are also highlights.
My network of contacts is global across all facets of business, government, banking, marketing and legal.I have considerable experience in start ups, risk analysis, corporate turn around, enterprise resource planning, mergers and acquisitions, mining, construction, automotive, offshore banking, and corporate finance.Over the past sixteen years I have managed and raised, via prospectus and public offerings, over A$121 million, most recently $21 million for an ASX listed company.My achievements include the fourth largest Diamond producer globally and the world’s premier compressor technology company.I have extensive and current listing experience in many jurisdictions. I have also held a number of independent non executive directorships in various companies, both public and private, providing corporate governance duties.
My knowledge includes contracts for various OEM automotive manufacturers providing consulting support in manufacturing procedures, cost control, systems implementation and full ADR certification and compliance implementation.
My experience includes the commercial building industry, high rise developments including curtain wall installation in both Australia and the United Kingdom as Finance Director for the largest company in Australia, responsible for over 70% of all high rise facades.
I have successfully overseen mining operations in the Australia, USA and Africa employing over 650 personnel. I have developed and implemented from feasibility to operations automotive manufacturing facilities as well as commercial building projects. My expertise includes manufacturing procedures, ERP, and ISO 9001 implementation and QA systems.
My continued private practice concurrent with my appointments has provided many benefits in the provision of project finance, forensic accounting, plant commissioning, corporate restructuring, stock exchange listing, MBO’s, financing and corporate strategy in conjunction with my directorships.My experience has been acquired in many locations including Africa, North America, Europe and Australia.
A private construction and high rise building company with International and Australia wide operations, I was based in Perth and London.The company had an annual turnover of A$90 million and was responsible for the installation of 70% of the curtain wall facades on Perth high rise buildings. The company employed over 400 staff plus subcontractors in Australia and the UK. We completed contracts in the UK at Canary Wharf for Bovis Group and in the USA. I was responsible for all financial operations, contract profit emerging, cost control, bids and administrative functions within the group until its acquisition by Multiplex.
This was a TSE, AMEX and LSE listed Public Company which was the fourth largest producer in the world within its industry sector. We successfully commissioned four mines in Zimbabwe, USA and South Africa.Raised C$65 million via capital raising as well as significant debt financing.
During my seven years as Chief Executive and Managing Director the company was listed on the main board on Toronto, TSE, New York, AMEX, and London over the counter.The Company had mining operations in Zimbabwe, North America and South Africa with exploration programs in Angola, Namibia, Botswana, Cote de'Voire, Democratic Republic of Congo, South Africa, North America, Indonesia, Vietnam and Zimbabwe.I have experience in diamonds, gold, base metals and industrial minerals; I also have extensive experience in the marketing and contract delivery of these products.I have negotiated at senior government level and have extensive industry contacts.
I reported directly to a five man Board of Directors and supervised key Senior Managers with a total staff number of approximately 600 people based around the world.My position required extensive international travel as a consequence of the geographical locations of the company's operations.
My additional responsibilities were Capital Raising, Project Finance, Plant Construction and Design, liaising with the Stock Exchange, Government Liaison, Product Marketing, Strategic Development, Investment Opportunities, and Joint Ventures.
In September 1998 as Chief Executive I facilitated the successful takeover of the Company by way of a change of control.I was rewarded by way of a bonus which facilitated my return to Australia.I then decided to take a sabbatical so I could relocate my family at which time we undertook the construction of a new home and re-establishment in Perth.
A Private consulting company formed in the UK with a number of private clients undertaking specialised projects in M&A, turn around, corporate work, involving, capital raising, listing, implementation of ERP systems, strategy and introductions with banks, brokers and mutual funds.I continue to assist various Investment institutions and companies with introductions to the UK and EU broking community looking for project finance and AIM listings.In addition I consulted to a number of Prestige Automotive Manufactures for various contracts from production line capacity, cost control to acquisition analysis and model profit analysis.These included assisting in proposed management buy outs and direct sale of companies as going concerns.
ATG is a public company.I was involved in the establishment of operations in Australia and subsequent quotation on the ASX in May 2008.Having raised $21 million and commercialized an Automotive Technology for the global market.This highly specialized company is one of only four companies globally to both manufacture and design its technology in house.I report to the Board and I am responsible for the day to day running of the company.This includes the establishment of all internal controls and systems, SCADA, ERP, ISO 9001, joint venture operations and mass production procedures. The installation of KPI’s to measure performance and implement change and improve productivity are key functions. The position also requires extensive international travel in support of both the operations and capital raising.