NEV HYMAN | GENERAL PARTNER
Nev is an internationally recognised member of the surfing community, having established two of the best known and most successful surfboard brands in the world: Nev Future Shapes and recently Firewire Surfboards. He turned his attention to the housing industry in 2009 with a vision to use recyclable materials to build low cost rapidly deployable homes. When Nev is not surfing, you'll find him talking to government ministers, community leaders and pension funds. He has a heart for the people, a global solution and the resolve to make a difference in this world.
HAYDEN FILER | GENERAL PARTNER
Hayden spent a decade with Red Bull energy drink launching the Australian and Japan markets. He is a founding partner of NevHouse, a member of the general partner, and a vocal advocate of businesses that take a philanthrocapitalist approach by making profits from delivering solutions that improve the world in which we live. Hayden has built and implemented the brand strategy, lead all corporate restructuring initiatives, manages investor relations and plays an active role in the governance, strategic direction and financial performance of the company. Hayden holds a 1st class honours degree in Commerce.
KACEY BRIDGE | GENERAL PARTNER
Kacey established Queensland Roofworks in 2006. He built the company from the ground up into a team comprising over 70 people, by reputation alone without any advertising. Queensland Roofworks is one of the largest roofing companies in Queensland and undertakes millions of dollars in contracts annually with top tier construction companies. Kacey brings to NevHouse an unblemished track record in entrepreneurship, corporate governance and his involvement ensures the interests of all internal and external stakeholders especially all shareholders - are protected.
MIRIAM WILSON | GENERAL PARTNER
With over 15 years as an approved CSSF administrator in the financial sector, Miriam has extensive experience in Pan European fund structuring and distribution thanks to her hands-on role as Managing Director in the development of Carmignac Gestion’s European development where she built-up distribution networks to grow assets under management from 1 Billion EUR to 10 Billion EUR. In January 2007 she co-founded Elite advisers creating the first range of regulated hard asset funds in Luxembourg. Miriam holds a masters degree in economics and politics and is certified by the London securities Institute.
ANDRE LECOQ | GENERAL PARTNER
André started his career in 1995 in the Structured Finance division of Banque Internationale Luxembourg. Over a 20 year period he built his career in international finance with roles covering a broad spectrum of functions within the sector. In 2009, he became Chief Risk Officer of Banque International Luxembourg. His key responsibilities covered market, liquidity, credit and operational risk in Luxembourg, Singapore and Switzerland. He was member of the board of directors of the Luxembourg stock exchange, vice chairman of RBC Investor services and a member of the board of directors of BIL subsidiaries in Switzerland, Singapore, Bahrain and Denmark. After 20 years at BIL, he took over MC Square S.A where he is now Managing Partner.
BERTIE WORTH | BOARD
Bertie brings a wealth of financial experience spanning over 20 years and expert knowledge in a variety of exotic products covering the 3 major asset classes. Bertie expatriated to Asia in 1995 with Bear Stearns in Japan, where he ran the fixed Income, vanilla and exotics trading desk. Thereafter, he moved to Commerzbank as Head of Asia Fixed Income Trading; covering both fixed Income, FX trading and structuring. In 2004 he moved to RBC in Tokyo as Asian Head of Exotic/Hybrid Trading covering fixed Income, FX and equity. Before moving to Asia, Bertie was a derivatives trader for Morgan Stanley in London. He holds a PhD from the Institute of Numerical Methods, Wales.
JOSEE LYNDA DENIS | BOARD
Josée is a Senior Asset Management, Banking and Asset Servicing specialist with a diverse 25+ years of industry experience and sustained record of achievement across these financial services sectors. Josée was the CEO, Country Head and Head of Depository Banking at Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) Luxembourg branch. Josée brings a wealth of experience and strategic perspective to her mandates. Over the last 15 years, alongside her professional roles, Josée has evolved as a recognised thought leader and advocate of the Luxembourg financial services industries through her dedication in promoting the Luxembourg financial sector as a leading global fund services centre serving Europe, the Americas, Middle East, Asia and Africa.
MARIE THERESE DISCRET | BOARD
Marie-Thérèse specialises in auditing and financial controls. Since 2014 she has served as Managing Partner of Arithmex S.à r.l , a full service accounting firm based in Luxembourg, serving corporate and private clients. Prior to this, she held senior roles with Fortress/Eurocastle Group, Fortis Insurance, Grant Thornton. Marie-Thérèse holds a Masters in Internal Accounting, and a Bachelor Degree in Applied Economics.
GRAHAM HYMAN | ESG COMMITTEE
Before joining NevHouse Graham Hyman built and operated Australia’s pre-eminent school presentation business and for over 30 years he has informed and inspired millions of adults and teenagers across Australia and overseas. In addition to that Graham has been the Director of a national Youth Work Agency, sat on NGO committees, delivered courses at tertiary institutions, and acted as interim CEO of two national business associations. He is renowned for his insights into both business and relationships. In his current role with NevHouse, Graham oversees the commercial aspects of the operation and has cross functional oversight on marketing, accounting and finance, legal and market development. Graham’s tertiary qualifications are in Theology and he brings to NevHouse a code of ethics, morality and integrity required for any social enterprise such as NevHouse to succeed.
LUKE MATHERS | ESG COMMITTEE
Luke Mathers is a successful businessman and original investor in NevHouse. As an Optometrist, he was an integral part of establishing Specsavers in Australia. He is an author, his book Stress Teflon has got the NevHouse team through some challenging times. Luke has an attitude that gets things done. He started an Optometry aid service in Vanuatu following cyclone Pam and has continued to go there for the past few years. His business experience and ability to see challenges from different angles has been invaluable on the NevHouse board.
DAVE SNELL | ESG COMMITTEE
Dave is a Chartered Accountant with experience in providing assurance services. He trained at Ernst & Young, where he worked across all areas of the assurance lifecycle from a detailed transactional level to the high-level operational role as manager, which gives him strong knowledge of how businesses function financially at all levels. Dave has been instrumental in developing the financial model for NevHouse and currently works for Deloitte in the UK.