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News - August 8th, 2016

Media Release | New Infocus Director brings global perspective

by Infocus Author

Infocus Wealth Management Limited announced today that it has appointed Mr Roy McKelvie as an independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman-elect to the group’s Board of Directors.

Roy’s career spans financial markets and operational roles in the UK, Europe, Asia and Australia. His last full time executive role was as CEO of Transfield Holdings.  Prior to this he was the MD & CEO of Gresham Private Equity in Sydney.  He previously lived and worked in Hong Kong as MD and Asian Head of Deutsche Bank Capital Partners, and in the UK as a Director of 3i Group.

He is currently Chairman of Encompass Corporation and Condor Energy Services.  He is also the Chairman of the Investment Board of AMB Capital Partners, a Non-Executive Director of Coolabah Capital Investments and a member of the Advisory Board of Enlighten Operational Excellence.

Roy holds a BSc in Production Engineering from the University of Strathclyde and an MBA from the University of Edinburgh Business School.  He will take up the Chairman role with Infocus on 1 January 2017.

Infocus Group Founder and Chairman Darren Steinhardt said “We are looking forward to the insights and expertise Roy will bring to the group as well as leveraging his deep industry experience and background.  Roy’s appointment is key to the Infocus Group’s continued evolution and ongoing growth”.

For more information regarding this media release or for any other matter please contact Rod Bristow, Infocus Managing Director and CEO on 07 5458 9400.

About Infocus Wealth Management Limited

Infocus (www.infocus.com.au) is an independently-owned national wealth management group delivering financial advice, funds management and technology solutions.

The group has operations in Queensland, New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory, Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia and provides financial advice to over 55,000 clients.  In addition, Infocus provides direct-to-consumer investment solutions through www.earnie.com.au; directly manages eight sector-specific multi-manager funds through subsidiary Alpha Fund Managers; and licenses proprietary CRM and practice management software, Platformplus, to support advisers with efficiently managing their business to deliver compliant financial advice.

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