New South Wales Leaders inspires companies through knowledge, connections and resources.
Leaders surrounds growth companies with the expertise and experience of Business and Industry leaders to provide an effective, trusted
community that fast-tracks outcomes and leads to greater prosperity for each Member.
Using this experience and its networks, New South Wales Leaders operates a range of initiatives designed to benefit companies at different
stages of growth.
New South Wales Leaders has a vision that includes:
Assisting growth companies to become national and international market leaders;
Developing and enhance the leadership skills of Founders, Directors and Executives;
Developing greater link to local, national, international opportunities and capital markets;
Surrounding growth companies with Business, Industry and Government leaders.
New South Wales Leaders has engaged a highly qualified and respected Advisory Board to assist in strategic direction provide strategic
insight, support and connectivity to the broader network. This Advisory Board includes:
James initially worked in investment banking and private equity for several years assisting private companies access new opportunities,
capital and exit strategies. He also founded Enterprise Angels, one of the first cloud based business angel networks in Australia. In 2006
he founded Queensland Leaders, a platform based business initiative to work with leading private companies to assist them become national
and international market leaders. After the success in Queensland, he established the Leaders business platform across Australia, New
Zealand and the UK through the International Leaders business. James studied accounting at QUT and then completed an MBA with Bond
University. His focus for the last 25 years has been to assist private business owners achieve their best through access to expertise,
experience and inspiration.
Expression of Interest
New South Wales selects leading growth companies to become Members.