Board of directors
Brian MitchellChairman and Non-Executive Director
Brian Mitchell is a senior executive with over 30 years experience in the IT industry. During this time he has worked for a number of leading information technology companies and has participated and chaired a number of Boards. His experience has been gained from working in the UK, the USA, Australia, and within Asia Pacific. Brian has significant experience in Business Development, Marketing, Sales, and Executive Management.
Most recently Brian was Senior Vice President, Oracle Asia Pacific, responsible for growing Oracle’s expanding software and services activities throughout Asia Pacific. His responsibilities included managing overall operations in the region, including leading Oracle’s expanding Technology, and Applications software businesses. Previously Brian held the position of Managing Director, Oracle Australia and New Zealand from December 2000 until September 2004.
He has participated as a Board member of the IT Skills Hub, and of Emerge CMC, both Australian government sponsored initiatives.
Trevor PerryNon-Executive Director
Trevor Perry has more than 30 years of experience in financial services and IT, particularly in the Asia Pacific region. His last role was at Prudential Assurance where as Managing Director for Australasia, he oversaw the successful takeover of NZI in New Zealand and its integration with the local New Zealand Prudential operation.
Prior to his Australasian position, Trevor was the Managing Director of South East Asia for Prudential where he oversaw the establishment of representative offices in China and commenced the process for Prudential’s entry into Indonesia.
Tony KlimCEO and Managing Director
Tony Klim has over 29 years of experience in international financial services and has held a number of executive and board positions with private and listed companies focused on technology and outsourcing in support of the international financial services market. He has extensive experience in M&A, and in his previous role he sponsored the acquisition of the UK’s leading financial intermediary portal, the Exchange. Over the years, he has been instrumental in the development of new products and services targeted at the independent financial advisor community.
Prior to joining Bravura in February 2008 as the CEO for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Tony was a strategic consultant in the financial services sector. He has specialised in high growth businesses, and is a pioneer in internet banking and payment systems. His track record includes a number of strategic advisory and management roles for major international banks, life companies and technology businesses.
Rebecca NortonCFO, Executive Director and Company Secretary
Rebecca Norton has over 19 years of experience in the information technology industry throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Europe, with expertise in the financial, operational and change management arenas.
Prior to joining Bravura, Rebecca had a dual role as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer of the Business Objects Asia Pacific division of SAP. Before this, she held numerous other senior positions within Oracle Corporation in Europe and Asia, and other organisations during the course of her career.
Neil BroekhuizenNon-Executive Director
Neil Broekhuizen has over 20 years experience in the finance industry including the last 15 years in private equity with Investcorp and Bridgepoint in Europe and with Gresham Private Equity and Ironbridge in Australia.
Since co founding Ironbridge in 2003, Neil has helped grow the business into a leading Australasian Private Equity Manager with funds under management of A$1.5 billion.