Our mission statement:
“We deliver bankable returns”
Stylequity is an advisory business that understands the demands and challenges of running a successful enterprise. We work with medium-sized growth and distressed growth businesses. Through our commercial focus and collaborative approach, we strive to help clients and shareholders realise their vision and surpass their objectives. We create cut-through strategy, and, only through implementation, sustainable recognised value. Stylequity works towards improving clients’ top line, bottom line and, above all, overall enterprise value.
Stylequity’s team comprises commercially minded board level executives supported by a group of qualified professionals and advisers. We have consultants, extensive networks and associations, nationally and internationally, various specialist expertise to draw on as required per engagement.
Stylequity’s Leadership and Senior Management team:
Bruce founded Stylequity in 2007, and is a multi-business owner. His career, spanning three continents, across multiple industries, together with senior executive and advisory roles, has allowed him to develop a profound understanding and multi-perspective view of the strategic, commercial and enterprise value drivers of business. This has enabled him to produce creative and highly effective commercial and enterprise value solutions. He has studied locally and abroad, holds a variety of academic and professional qualifications ranging from marketing to corporate finance and is a past member of the Turnaround Management Association as well as a Chartered Accountant.
A commercially astute, highly motivated and outcomes-focused executive, able to develop strategy enabling operational performance and profitability of businesses. He has successfully developed and led high performing multi-discipline teams, increasing the top line and improving efficiency, productivity resulting in an increase in customer and shareholder value in his capacity as business owner and leader. Wayne has over 20 years’ experience as a leader in leading business as well as investment management in his capacity as Head and Executive Director of Barclays Africa Funds Management Company. He has qualifications in Cost and Management Accounting, Financial Markets and Instruments, Collective Investment Schemes and has a number of professional body memberships such as The Australian Institute of Management and The Australian Institute of Public Accountants.
Neli’s key strength lies in content creation, management and communication. This skill has proven invaluable in her successful mentorship of staff locally and abroad; contract management and negotiation; presentation and innovative content packaging; channelling initiatives in improving products, workflow and technical systems, and compiling promotional and marketing material across various media channels. Neli has broad experience in program-managing medical content solutions across print and digital platforms as Senior Content Development Specialist at Elsevier Australia, a global content solutions leader. The program comprised management of up to 20 projects per year; business case inception; overseeing processes from conception to publication, setting budgets; scheduling deliverables and managing target outcomes.
Neli is currently in charge of content and social media strategy at Stylequity Advisory.
Jacques is a customer-focused and results-oriented advisor with 20+ years of diversified and global management experience. He has a track record of success in driving company performance to deliver innovative strategies that have challenged thinking, improved processes and achieved business deliverables. Jacques holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration.
Raz is a Senior Marketing and Sales Executive and Owner of Orange Sky http://www.orangesky.com.au, a company which outsources and hires out corporate marketers. Raz has over 20 years’ experience in Australia and abroad. Raz has held numerous board and senior executive roles, where he identified and anticipated technology and market changes to lead disruptive innovation and prepare organisations to capitalise on changes through accurate market timing, a focus on international growth, and a solid foundation of operational excellence, flexible structures and rigorous governance. He holds Marketing and Business qualifications from Wharton Business School (Pennsylvania) and Bar Ilan University (Israel).
Sarah is an accomplished financial services, banking and debt structuring specialist. Her experience across a range of private wealth, retail and small to medium enterprise clients spans more than 20 years. Sarah has been a driving force in developing innovative business servicing models. Her work has been recognised within the financial services industry, commercial and the broader business community with several service and business excellence awards.
Johan is a Director and co-owner of Arbitrage Private Clients, a boutique financial services company in Sydney. Johan completed his B Com and LLB degrees before embarking on a career in financial services. He has more than 20 years experience in the financial services industry having worked as legal advisor, wealth manager, Private Banker and senior executive in Private Banking. Having been involved in the set-up phase of a multi family office operation for one of the big four banks in South Africa, Johan worked in Australian Private Banking for a number of years before setting up his own business. When setting up Arbitrage Private Clients, he created and refined their operating model to suit the needs of the Australian high net worth client market.
Ady is a Director and co-owner of Arbitrage Private Clients, a boutique financial services company in Sydney. He has more than 12 years’ experience in the financial services industry, having worked as Senior Private Banker and specifically managing a portfolio of Ultra High Net Worth Clients. Ady has local and foreign qualifications, as well as experience in a wide range of industries. Banking and wealth management has been his specific area of focus and passion. He received various awards and accolades during his career in Private Banking. His knowledge of solutions and service models in the Private Banking space is invaluable in the Arbitrage Private Clients business model.