Bill Best
Chairman

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Bill is the Chairman of Liverpool Partners. He has been involved in Investment Banking and Stockbroking for over 30 years.

Bill was previously a long-time Hill Samuel, Macquarie Bank executive retiring in 2010 after over 27 years with the Investment Bank. During this time, he held a variety of senior management positions including the first Sydney Branch Manager of the retail bank, Managing Director of Macquarie Equities and joint head of Macquarie Underwriting Limited.

Jonathan Lim
Managing Partner & Founder

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Jonathan is the Managing Partner of Liverpool Partners. He has extensive experience as both an investor and adviser across sectors in private equity, corporate advisory, equity capital markets and operational management.

Most recently he was Investment Director at Arowana, a specialist mid-market investment group. He has over 10 years of senior experience in the corporate mid-market across both public and unlisted markets in industry sectors such as mining services, media, publishing, software, retail and infrastructure services.

Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Business with Double Majors in Accounting and Finance (with Distinction) from the University of Technology Sydney, post graduate qualifications in Corporate and Applied Finance (FINSIA) as well as the CAIA qualification.

John Hickey
Operating Partner

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John Hickey is the Operating Partner at Liverpool Partners. He has over 25 years’ experience in the health care sector throughout Australia, Asia and Europe.

Prior to joining Liverpool Partners, John held both senior financial and management roles at a business unit level together with group executive roles with responsibility over multiple business units.

John has direct experience in the management of private hospitals, medical centres, pathology, radiology, nutraceutical manufacturing and pharmacy distribution businesses, and has held Executive Director roles in private and publicly listed healthcare companies with turnover of up to in excess of $3 billion.

 

Don Raissis
Partner

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Don is a Partner at Liverpool Partners. He has over 10 years’ experience in private equity, two years in public equity markets and a further five years working in and with Australian small to medium businesses.

Prior to joining Liverpool Partners, Don was formerly an Investment Director of Anacacia Capital where he was responsible for investment origination, management and exits.

Don holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Macquarie University.

Craig A. Tocknell
COO & Co-Founder

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Craig is the Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of Liverpool Partners. He has accumulated experience across the UK, Australia and NZ, working across private equity, mergers and acquisitions advisory, and funds management.

Craig brings a broad range of expertise across healthcare, transport & logistics, infrastructure, real estate and professional services on transactions totalling ~$1bn.

Craig is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), a Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA), completed the CFA UK Certificate in Investment Management (IMC), and holds a BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting.

Scott Curtis
Origination Associate

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Scott is an Origination Associate at Liverpool Partners and has over 12 years' experience working in financial services, business development and commercial teams.

He was previously part of the commercial team at Microequities Asset Management (ASX: MAM) and helped take the business through to listing. Prior to that, he worked in commercial roles at News Corp and Business Spectator, and in the operations team at Macquarie Bank.

Scott holds a Masters Degree in Business Strategy from the University of New South Wales (UNSW).

 

James Harris
Analyst

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James is an Analyst at Liverpool Partners.

Prior to joining Liverpool Partners, James worked at Novo Capital and KPMG, working on a wide range of transactions from both an M&A Advisory and Financial Due Diligence perspective.

James is a member of the Property Industry Foundation’s NSW Board of Advisers and Chairman of their NSW PropertyBlitz Young Leadership Committee.

He holds a Bachelor of Business majoring in Accounting and Finance from the University of Technology Sydney, and is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) with the Institute of Chartered Accountants.

James Darwell
Analyst

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James is an Analyst at Liverpool Partners and has over five years experience advising on Corporate Finance, Taxation and Business Advisory matters.

Prior to joining Liverpool Partners, James held a Senior Analyst role with Crowe Horwath.

James holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales.

Henry Otton
Analyst

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Henry is an Analyst at Liverpool Partners and has over eight years experience across Corporate Advisory, Corporate Finance and M&A.

Prior to joining Liverpool Partners, Henry was a Manager at Bupa ANZ within their M&A and Corporate Finance team with a focus on Aged Care and Innovative Health Technologies.

Henry holds a Bachelor of International Business from Macquarie University and is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) with the Institute of Chartered Accountants.
 

Lillee Pang
Analyst

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Lillee is an Analyst at Liverpool Partners and has over five years’ professional experience across Corporate Advisory and Banking.

Prior to joining Liverpool Partners, Lillee held a Senior Associate role at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s Institutional Banking and Markets division, within the Client Coverage Group.

Lillee holds a Bachelor of Commerce from The University of Melbourne.

Rachelle Robinson
Finance Director

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Rachelle is the Finance Director of Liverpool Partners. She has 20 years of experience in corporate finance, including operational and HR management.

Rachelle is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Macquarie University.

Kelly Bray
Team Assistant

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Kelly is a Team Assistant at Liverpool Partners. She has over 15 years' experience across Investment Banking and Finance, in Australia and overseas.

Prior to joining Liverpool Partners, Kelly was the Publishing Manager at CIMB (formally The Royal Bank of Scotland) in Sydney.