Michael Mahoney is a co-owner of Hamilton Rich Pty Ltd. Michael uses his extensive skills and expertise to help clients sell private businesses, recruit CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, and deliver governance solutions.
Whether he’s advising a business or meeting a candidate, Michael is highly professional, personable, observant and articulate. His ability to quickly grasp issues and offer succinct, thoughtful and practical advice is based on more than 30 years of experience in solving business, financial and legal challenges and uncovering opportunities for organisations.
Michael is passionate about assisting clients and executives to achieve their business goals and realise their personal ambitions.
Prior to joining Hamilton Rich in 2015, Michael held the roles of Chief Executive, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary at the ASX-listed investment company HGL Limited. Michael was central to buying, selling and adding value to companies in sectors as diverse as import and distribution, manufacturing, retail marketing and funds management.
A key part of his role was to drive mergers and acquisitions, turnarounds and restructuring programs to improve the performance of businesses. This often involved putting the right people in the right places within organisations and mentoring CEOs and managers within SMEs.
Michael has been a director of Australian listed and unlisted companies including local subsidiaries of global organisations. Roles included Luxottica, Safilo, BOC, HGL, GMA Garnet, and JSB Lighting.
He has extensive governance experience derived from directorships, management positions and through having held many Chairman and Company Secretarial roles.
Michael worked with PwC in London and Sydney and held the roles of Chief Executive, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary at the ASX-listed investment company HGL Limited.
Michael trained as an accountant and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England, Wales and Australia.
Phone: 0410 285 318
“Michael Mahoney has been my advisor, mentor and sounding board for many years. Michael brings to the table a sound sense of perspective, insightful strategic planning skills and accounting and financial management experience at the highest level. His contribution to my company should be listed on our balance sheet as one of our most important assets.”
– Ian Garrow, CEO Amcla Pty Ltd