Board Chair

John is a contrarian thinker, always challenging conventional thinking. His passion is people. He is singularly motivated to helping individuals achieve their financial independence.

John (BCOM, GDipFP, FCA, FSIA, AFPA, GAICD, FAIM), is an accomplished management consultant, private investor, mentor and businessman. He is well travelled having worked throughout Europe, the USA and Australia.

He commenced professional life as a chartered accountant prior to becoming a management consultant. He found his passion in the workings of investment banking, venture capital and investment markets.

He holds various director positions across industries and not for profit organisations.

He established Independent Capital Advisers which holds an Australian Financial Services Licence to provide financial and investment advice to individuals and corporates.

Contact John: 0409 648 123

Regional Innovation Coordinator

Troy Bishop is the independent Regional Innovation Coordinator in a part time capacity.

Troy has established himself as one of FNQ leaders in startups and business growth.  He has successfully started a business that created opportunities for businesses with high level business advice in all areas to ensure you have the right resources and services to be effective.  Having a successful senior management career, Troy has a wealth of knowledge on a wide range of industries and continues to grow his personal and professional development through connections and business opportunities.

Having a passion for startups and established businesses in the FNQ region, Troy will ensure to connect you to the right resources and partners to ensure your business success and opportunity.  Troy is welcomed by the Ignite FNQ team and look forward to seeing what is achieved for the region.

Contact Troy: 0407 612 352

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