Wayne A J Gooley, LLB, ASIA, FAICD

Director of Corporate Advisory

Wayne Gooley has over 25 years’ experience in the securities and financial services industries and is the founding shareholder of Novus Capital Limited. He is directly responsible for the overall management and strategic direction of the Novus group of companies. Wayne has an extensive background in the corporate advisory, merchant banking and financial services industries with a particular focus in corporate advisory, mergers and acquisitions and capital raisings generally.

Before establishing Novus in March 2001, Wayne was Head of Corporate Services at one of Australia’s largest retail financial planning and stockbroking groups where he was responsible for initiating its corporate services business and managing its growth from inception to ultimately advising upon or arranging all of its corporate transactions.

Prior to that, Wayne was an Associate Director of a merchant bank specialising in corporate advisory and equity raisings and later in the Corporate Finance Division of Westpac Banking Corporation Limited. His earlier experience also included a period of seven years with the Australian Stock Exchange Limited, where he specialised in the Business and Listing Rules of the ASX. Wayne Gooley is a non-executive director and is specifically responsible to guide the company on equity and capital matters and provide vision and advice on company direction.