Fred is a Principal and Director of Fawkner Capital, a specialist corporate advisory firm. Fred is a non-executive director of a number of listed companies including Select Harvests, Australian United Investments and XRF Scientific. Fred has extensive experience in the finance, investment management and agriculture sectors. He was previously the Managing Director of Colonial Agriculture Company and head of Private Equity at Colonial First State Investments.
With a Bachelor of Laws and Commerce from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from Columbia University, Fred has had a diverse career including roles at King & Wood Mallesons, McKinsey & Co., Goldman, Sachs & Co., WMC and Colonial. Fred is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Governance Institute of Australia.