Exclusive Investor Presentations Event
PrimaryMarkets are pleased to invite you to an exclusive investor presentation briefing with the CEOs of AIRR, BlackWall, Blooms the Chemist, Moneytech, Planet Innovation, VGW Holdings, and Imugene. The investor presentation session will take part in two locations (Sydney and Melbourne) and will be streamed live via web conference on:
Monday November 19th | 8:30AM – 1:30PM
SYDNEY – DEXUS Place – Level 15, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney NSW 2000
MELBOURNE – DEXUS Place – Level 14, 385 Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Australian Independent Rural Retailers Pty Ltd (AIRR) is a member-based buying and marketing group supplying rural and peri-urban regions of Australia with a range of rural merchandise and animal feeds. AIRR continues its long track record of profitable growth with a 12.6% increase in NPAT in FY18. This was the fifth consecutive year of profitable growth for the Company. CAGR in EPS from 2010-2018 was 20% while 2010-2018 DPS CAGR was 16%. Additionally, AIRR has acquired Hunter River Company Pty Ltd which is forecast to contribute A$1.0 million to EBITDA in FY19.
Peter Law formed AIRR in January 2006. He is a well-known and respected identity in rural Victoria with a 30-plus-year career in rural retailing under his belt.
Peter Law - Managing Director,
BlackWall Limited is a ASX-listed real estate company operating two separate but complementary subsidiaries: WOTSO WorkSpace and BlackWall Property Funds. The balance sheet is used to secure opportunities for the operating businesses and the Company holds a strategic position in its listed, total return A-REIT BlackWall Property Trust.
Stuart Brown is the Chief Executive Officer of BlackWall Limited and has been an Executive Director since February 2001. He has run debt and equity raising in relation to listed and unlisted real estate structures with assets valued at over a half a billion dollars and has been involved in property investment for over 20 years across funds management, property services and finance.
Stuart Brown - Chief Executive Officer, Blackwall Limited
Planet Innovation Group is a portfolio of diversified health and technology companies which had its foundations as a consulting services business, developing innovative technology solutions for medical diagnostic companies. Founded in 2009, the company takes a unique approach to incubating and successfully commercialising technology. Planet Innovation has grown to more than 250 commercially-focused product developers including engineers, scientists, industrial designers, technicians, project managers and QA managers.
Stuart Elliott is a technology innovation expert and business leader with over 25 years’ experience and world-class expertise in the field of advanced technology product development and commercialisation. Stuart has been the CEO of Planet Innovation since its creation in 2009. Prior to forming Planet Innovation, Stuart held senior innovation and R&D roles for global biomedical companies initiating, defining and managing the development of medical diagnostic products.
Stuart Elliott - CEO & Founder, Planet Innovation Group
Imugene (ASX: IMU) is a ASX-listed immuno-oncology focused biopharmaceutical company developing various cancer immunotherapies. Its mission is to build a pipeline of B-cell peptide cancer vaccines and therapeutics with lead products such as – HER-Vaxx – a proprietary therapeutic cancer immunotherapy that stimulates a polyclonal antibody response. Imugene is also developing a B-cell vaccine, KEY-Vaxx. For FY18, Imugene has raised $20.1M in new funds and acquired significant B-cell vaccine technology from Ohio State University. Overall, there has been encouraging results strengthening its position in the field of B-cell vaccines.
Leslie Chong is Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Imugene. Ms Chong previously was a Senior Clinical Program Lead at Genentech, a member of the Roche family. She has over 17 years of experience in leading clinical and department development in oncology.
Leslie Chong - Managing Director & CEO Imugene
Blooms the Chemist Management Services carries out business as a wholesale service provider for a network of retail pharmacies. The Blooms Pharmacies operate in the Australian pharmacy industry. The Company also supports and mentors pharmacists to be effective owners and operators of Blooms Pharmacies.
In July 2013, Phillip Smith was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Company and became an Executive Director of the Blooms Group. Previously Phillip was the Chief Executive Officer at Fletcher Jones, Group General Manager of API Retail (Priceline, Priceline Pharmacy, House and Price Attach) and Managing Director of Myer Grace Bros Department Store Group.
Phillip Smith - Chief Executive Officer, Blooms The Chemist
Moneytech is a financial platform enabling growth for businesses through Finance, Payments and FX - the growth alternative to banks. The Company experienced 14% consolidated growth in FY18 with new growth records for all three business units.
Hugh Evans is the founder and CEO of Moneytech Group Limited. Hugh is an entrepreneur who was instrumental in the formulation of three very successful businesses prior to Moneytech. One of those, Agate Technology, grew from just three staff into the leading storage distribution company in both Australia and New Zealand. When it was sold, just eight years after starting, Agate employed 65 staff with annual revenues exceeding $96 million.
Hugh Evans- CEO & Founder, Moneytech
VGW Holdings Limited was founded in 2010 with the vision of creating a virtual world with a focus on social gaming and entertainment. It has succeeded in incorporating sweepstakes functionality into its social casino gaming platform – Chumba Casino. VGW has additionally launched an online poker room – Global Poker’s unique technology lets poker enthusiasts play a range of social poker games, including Texas Hold’em and Omaha, and redeem $weeps Cash dollars cash prizes. The patent pending sweepstake technology will, when granted, provide a significant competitive advantage for VGW to expand into other social gaming verticals including lotteries, sports, bingo and others. VGW has also developed some formidable partnerships with the world’s largest and best social media networks and payment processors. Revenue grew 281% in FY18.
Christopher Koch is Chief Financial Officer at VGW Holdings Limited. Chris is an experienced chief financial officer, qualified in finance, economics and law - with a decade of experience in investment banking prior to a range of senior corporate finance roles.
He spent a decade in banking as a Director at UBS Investment Bank and Macquarie Bank. His experience is extensive across strategy, mergers and acquisitions, equity syndication and equity capital markets.
Christopher Koch - Chief Financial Officer, VGW Holdings Limited