SKYDIVE THE BEACH GROUP LIMITED (ASX:SKB)
Skydive the Beach Group Limited (ASX:SKB) is an adventure tourism and leisure company.
From its origins in Wollongong NSW in 1999, SKB now provides tandem skydiving experiences in 18 locations in Australia and in 3 locations in New Zealand. SKB also provides activities of white water rafting, hot air ballooning, canyoning and boat tours to the Great Barrier Reef in North Queensland, Australia.
Since successfully completing an initial public offer (IPO) in March 2015, SKB has acquired Australia Skydive (March 2015) NZone Skydive (October 2015), Skydive Wanaka (July 2016), Performance Aviation (October 2016) and Raging Thunder Adventures (October 2016).
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BOARD AND MANAGEMENT
The Board of Directors has been selected for its extensive relevant experience and expertise. The Directors bring to the Board a variety of skills and experience, including operational and industry knowledge, law, financial management, accounting, business knowledge, and corporate governance experience.
Independent, Non-Executive Chairman
Bill Beerworth is an Investment Banker and Corporate Solicitor. He was educated in Australia and the United States, was an Associate with a major Wall Street Law Firm, and held a number of senior positions before establishing Beerworth + Partners Limited. It specialises in corporate strategy, M&A, and foreign investment, and is the Australian member of Global M&A, an international partnership of leading independent investment banks.
Anthony has over 20 years' experience in the skydiving industry and over 25 years' experience in the aviation industry. The "Skydive the Beach" concept and vision was the result of Anthony's passion for skydiving and love of sharing extreme adventures with others. During his final year of university, Anthony formed a business known as "Adrenalin Sports Skydiving", which became "Skydive the Beach". The first tandem skydives over North Wollongong beach were conducted in July 1999.
Anthony has over 20 years' of financial, management and corporate governance experience in CFO, CEO, GM and director roles at both private and not-for-profit entities. Anthony spent 14 years in practice as a Chartered Accountant, before moving to two General Manager roles, one in a financial planning advisory firm and one in the allied health industry. Anthony joined the "Skydive the Beach" business in 2011 and has demonstrated strong strategic planning, analytical, leadership and financial management skills.
John has over 30 years' of financial and management experience as CFO, CEO and director of both private and public listed companies. John is the principal of a CPA firm that provides corporate advisory services to SME & mid-cap companies, including management of the process to raise equity capital, the due diligence process and listing on the ASX.
Col has more than 40 years' tourism experience across leading international brands, having worked for a number of leading airline brands and tourism organisations. Col is currently Chairman of Business Events Sydney, an Executive Director of Airline Representation Group, Aviation Online and a Board member for Best Western Hotels Australia. He also serves as a Member on the Board of Trustees for the Travel Compensation Fund.
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CALL TOLL-FREE: 1300 663 634
International: +61 2 4225 8444
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Registered Office Postal Address
PO Box 5361, Wollongong NSW 2500.
Main Business Address
1/51 Montague Street, North Wollongong NSW 2500.
Marketing Contact Details
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