Louise is the founder and CEO of Walsh Capital. Louise has extensive capital raising experience across many sectors. Most recently as the CEO of the Future Generation companies, Louise and her team grew these ASX listed funds by $1bn in assets in just six years
Louise has developed best practice investor and major donor engagement programs throughout her career. Of particular note, Louise has a substantial ultra-high net worth and high net worth network across Australia. This extensive network has been developed and nurtured over three decades, having started her career as a lawyer at Allens then Head of Sponsorships for the Sydney Olympic Games. Louise is widely regarded as one of Australia’s leading philanthropic advisers and is a fundraising expert.
Tom is a consultant who specialises in asset management for family offices and foundations. In 2008 he co-founded Family Office Research and Management, a personalised wealth management firm based in Australia, which merged with Escala Partners in 2016.
Tom has held various institutional research and funds management roles within the Australian financial services industry for more than 30 years with Deutsche Bank, BNP Paribas, Commonwealth Bank Funds Management and JP Morgan.
Tom is a founding Director and Treasurer of the mental health charity, Penthos. Penthos provides a specialised intervention for couples struggling as a result of the loss of a child or pregnancy. The charity is fully funded by philanthropists.