John is a leading dispute advisory expert advising clients and providing objective analysis of transactions in major commercial disputes. He draws on skills from accounting, finance, costing and general commercial advice to deliver analysis and opinions on issues that generally involve large data sets or complex issues. A significant part of John’s work involves the provision of valuation advice related to assets, equities and other matters in dispute settings. He has delivered many valuation reports across a wide range of industries.
John provides expert evidence in commercial matters where there are significant differences (or disagreements) of financial outcomes. This role requires the preparation of simple yet comprehensive reports and financial models to assist the court or arbitration. John’s key objective is to simplify concepts for readers who are not subject matter experts. He is recognised as a leading commercial arbitration expert witness in Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2017 and various other esteemed publications.
John uses his expert witness experience in a pro-active way by advising major corporate and government bodies as they enter long-term agreements.
John regularly draws on data analytics and electronic discovery solutions to access large volumes or disperse sets of data. He integrates, analyses and presents data using statistical or other techniques to facilitate a deeper understanding of the issues relevant to a matter.
QUALIFICATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
- Associate, CA ANZ
- Master of Business Administration, Queensland University of Technology
- Master of Applied Finance, Queensland University of Technology
- Bachelor of Science (Mathematics), University of Queensland
- Bachelor of Commerce, University of Queensland