Craig has 25 years experience in the accounting and advisory services profession, a career which in the last decade has focussed on leadership, strategy and governance. Recognised as a leader in the Accounting profession (2012 President ICAA, 2013 Executive Chair CAANZ) he was a foundation partner of Brentnalls SA, and national Chairman of the Brentnalls Affiliation. He was a founding director/shareholder of M2 Telecommunications Group Ltd (ASX: MTU, ASX200) and has been Non Executive Chairman thereof since June 2007.
Craig has a deep knowledge of the agribusiness sector (Farming, Forestry, Rural Merchandise, Consultancy and Grain Marketing), sitting on a number of farm advisory boards, providing advisory and succession planning services, whilst also being chairman of Australian Independent Rural Retailers (AIRR), a successful unlisted rural merchandise wholesaler.
As chairman of M2 he has had significant lead involvement in over 20 M & A transactions, whilst as Executive Chair of CAANZ has worked across the Australian & New Zealand Institutes of Chartered Accountants to drive a world first successful vote for merger of cross border accounting bodies.