Board of Directors

Domenic Carosa
Chairman / Director (MEI)

Domenic is co-founder of Future Capital and CEO of ASX listed Crowd Mobile. Domenic was previously the co-founder and Group CEO of ASX-listed destra Corporation Ltd (ASX: DES), which was the largest independent media and entertainment company in Australia with revenues of over $100m. He stepped aside from destra in April 2008. With over 15 years experience in business and technology, Domenic has built a reputation as a leader in the Internet space by building one of Australia’s largest independent digital music websites, MP3.com.au, and building from scratch, Australia’s second largest virtual web hosting/domain companies which he sold for $25m. Domenic is past Chairman of the Internet Industry Association (IIA) and holds a Masters of Entrepreneurship & Innovation (MEI) from Swinburne University.

Danny Wallis
Director

Danny is co-founder of Future Capital and the founder of ASX-listed DWS Advanced Business Solutions Ltd (ASX: DWS).  After accumulating a great deal of experience as a system programmer and internal consultant for ANZ Bank.Danny believed that there was an opportunity for high-quality, professional, client-focused IT services organisation and on this basis he founded DWS with three staff 15 years ago.
Since that time, Danny has been involved with all stages of DWS’ growth, building the organisation to in excess of 600 staff with operations in both Melbourne and Sydney along with an enviable client list and market reputation.

Executives & ADVISORY BOARD

Bill Kyriacou
Accounting & Finance

Bill Kyriacou provides accounting services to the Company. Prior to joining Future Capital Bill held positions in various listed technology and telecommunications companies, namely Computershare Limited and The Smart Group Pty Ltd respectively.  His experience and skills cover financial accounting, management accounting, forecasting & budgeting, business modeling, audit preparation and liaison, debtor collections, implementation and integration of new systems and investment due diligence.

Tony

Tony Stephens
Founder

Tony is the founder and principal of AW Stephen & Associates. He is a Chartered Accountant, a Registered Tax Agent, a Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia, and member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He has degrees in Law and Commerce from Melbourne University.Tony has over 28 years of broad tax and commercial experience.
He spent 25 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he gained an unrivalled depth and breadth of tax and business advisory experience.He has dealt with major corporations, billion dollar transactions and has extensive experience with private entities particularly high growth technology companies.Tony has specialist skills in, and is passionate about, the tax and commercial aspects of intellectual property and intangibles, such as spin-offs, commercialisation strategies, capital gains tax aspects, R&D tax concession, funding (including private equity, VC and IPOs) and developing international structures to support global growth strategies.

Matthew Dickinson
Advisory Board

The first appointment in January 2011 was Matthew Dickinson whose specialist knowledge and skills have contributed towards the optimisation of the group’s online marketing and advertising performance. Matthew has founded a number of successful web based businesses with his most successful being an online marketing company called iMega, which was sold in 2006 to The Photon Group Ltd.Matthew is both an investor and advisor to the Future Capital group of investee companies and his contribution to date has been invaluable in aiding individual company performance online.