Robert Lojszczyk, Principal – Northern NSW
Robert is a Fellow CPA and holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Newcastle. Robert is an experienced finance executive who has over his career operated in finance/ CFO roles of increasing scope and complexity in small, medium and large businesses.
Robert prides himself as being a business partner / leader to the management team and business owners. At BHP and BlueScope, Robert held VP Finance and General Manager positions before moving into CFO roles in private, government and ASX listed companies. In his various roles Robert has held responsibility for performance management, strategy and finance activities in Australia, Asia, NZ and the USA.
A diverse industry experience has given Robert a sound basis to assist businesses of various business dimensions. His experience includes Government, mining, mining services, manufacturing, retail, procurement, logistics, treasury, legal and business systems.
As such Robert has had significant experience in:
- business administration
- change management
- strategic planning
- financial and management accounting
- understanding tax planning
- mergers & acquisitions including due diligence
- investor relations
- risk management
- development of profit and cash models/forecasts
- corporate finance
- equity raisings
- cash & working capital management
- customer & product profitability
- business information systems and data warehousing.
Since returning to Newcastle in 2013, Robert’s focus for SME’s is to ensure that businesses are able to improve their profitability whatever the business segment or whatever part of the economic cycle they find themselves. There are always alternatives to the status quo to make a difference.