Investment Committee Chair & Venture Partner

Meet Andrew Maxwell

Connect with Andrew
Investment Committee Chair & Venture Partner

Meet Andrew Maxwell

Connect with Andrew
Key Facts
  • Definitely a morning person.
  • Sail, snow ski, scuba, mountain bike, – actually any adventure outdoors.
  • Proud father of three fabulous children, all of whom already know more than Andrew.

“Innovation may create opportunity, but it is only the beginning – capability, focus and plain hard work enhances innovation to create real value”

– Andrew Maxwell

Biography

As the Founder of Chatsworth Associates, Andrew has worked with innovators, entrepreneurs, and established business owners to plan and execute over $250m in equity raisings. Chatsworth Associates is a boutique advisory firm providing strategic advice to business owners in emerging and high growth companies innovating in the Bio-Medical, Medical Device, Mobile Health, Health IT, Agtech, Hospitality, Food Service and Food Technology sectors.

For 10 years, Andrew led the global growth of Global Kinetics Corporation Ltd (GKC) as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. The GKC team commercialised research emanating from the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health and created a global company with a market-leading product for the remote measurement and reporting of the movement disorder symptoms of Parkinson’s disease – the Parkinson’s KinetiGraph (PKG).

As CEO of ESCOR Private Equity (a Smorgon Family Company), Andrew established and managed a $40m investment fund focused on the IT, Internet, Biotech, Healthcare, and Manufacturing technology sectors. Andrew has a Master of Accounting and an MBA from Bond University. He is currently an associate member of the Association of Certified Practicing Accountants, a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Australian Investment Council.

Companies
  • Hemideina (Chair)
  • Cyban (Chair)
  • School of Health, Science and Medicines, Bond University (Advisory Board)