Michael Kodari- Founder & CEO of KOSEC

Michael Kodari Michael Kodari, Founder and CEO of Kosec (Kodari Securities) is one of Australia’s most consistent, top performing investors. A philanthropist and a prominent expert in the stock market, CNBC Asia has referred him to as ‘the brightest 21st century entrepreneur in wealth management ‘and’ a trailblazer within the Australian stock market. Featured on Australia’s Channel 7 as the “Money Expert”, on the weekly Sunday program “Elevator Pitch”, he is recognised internationally by governments as one of the worlds best. He was the guest of honour for the event “Inside China’s Future”, chosen by the Chinese government from the funds management industry, attended by industry leaders, when they arrived in Sydney, on April 2014.

With a strong background in funds management and stockbroking, Michael has worked with some of Australia’s most successful value investors and consulted to leading financial institutions. Michael writes for Australia’s key financial publications, is regularly interviewed by various media, including, Australian Financial Review (AFR), Business Review Weekly (BRW), Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) , Sky News – Switzer, Your Money Your Call, Market Moves, Lunch Money and has conducted seminars for the Australian Investors Association (AIA), and contributes to Australian Shareholders Association (ASA) as well as Kaplan Education.

Laurence Parker Brown – Advisor

Laurence Parker BrownLaurence Parker-Brown was educated at a leading Grammar School in London and then Oxford University where he studied Politics, Philosophy and Economics at St Catherine’s College. He continued his love for Economics through teaching in both the UK and China and acquiring a Masters degree. Alongside working in stockbroking Laurence is a qualified Executive Coach as trained by the Neuro Leadership Group. His areas of expertise include, finance, economy, Start-up education, Micro-Economics, Leadership and Public speaking.