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Richard Stephens- Principal, Queensland

Richard Stephens- Principal, Queensland
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Richard Stephens- Principal, Queensland

Richard is an experienced and commercially focused CFO and Executive Director who enjoys delivering tangible results for clients.  He is a qualified Chartered Accountant with extensive Senior Executive experience across a number of industries including technical & industrial services, distribution, banking, finance and professional services.  This has been gained working with organisations of varying shapes and sizes; from not-for-profit bodies to SMEs to ASX100 companies.

Richard’s expertise is in financial risk management & treasury, corporate governance, business performance measurement, corporate finance, debt & equity capital markets, investor relations, mergers & acquisitions, business integration and international expansion.

While he enjoys applying financial acumen to business decisions, Richard also has the strong strategic focus and people & communication skills required to engage effectively with staff, senior executives, owners, boards, financiers and other external stakeholders.

Key capabilities include:-

  • Strategic planning for growth with financial risk and cost benefit analysis
  • Corporate governance and risk management
  • Relationship building and management with key funders and other investors
  • Negotiating debt funding
  • Capital raising and structuring
  • Acquisition due diligence & negotiation and integration of new business entities
  • Treasury, foreign currency and financial risk management
  • Working capital management and cash flow improvement
  • Business performance measurement, analysis and management
  • Development of key performance indicators
  • Budget preparation and forecasting
  • Capital investment evaluation
  • Management of audit and statutory compliance programs
  • Mentoring staff and team structuring
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