Team > Andrea Hoole
CFO Strategic Partner Andrea has over 15 years of experience in CFO and senior finance business partner and decision support roles in a range industries. These include asset management and investment, FMCG, recruitment, food services, infrastructure, farming, loan origination, servicing and portfolio management and Not for Profit.
Specialist areas: Strategic, financial and commercial direction, influencing and leadership communication skills with key stakeholders and employees, systems and process improvement developing robust financial control environments, business information creation and analysis, team building and staff development.
Companies: Deloitte (UK, Australia, PNG), Coca Cola Amatil, State Rail, Sealord Australasia, Recruitment Solutions, RPG Management (private investment company), Bluestone Mortgages, Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists.
Andrea has proven experience in listed, unlisted, private and family companies and trusts in Australia with subsidiaries in Asia/Pacific & Europe. Her responsibilities ranged across finance, company secretarial, commercial, HR, legal and contract management and tax. Recent roles include CFO for a large private Australian investment company with wide ranging commercial interests and CFO for Bluestone Mortgages Australasia, a rapidly growing asset manager and alternative lender, with subsidiaries in 5 countries.
Andrea specialises in helping organisations which are undergoing change or growth, developing and implementing the supporting commercial and financial strategies, teams, systems and processes. Building on her background in audit, Andrea has a depth of knowledge in accounting, budgeting, administration and financial and management reporting systems. She is also accomplished in the development of business relationships, negotiation and in business, financial, contractual and risk matters.
Andrea is a Chartered Accountant in Australia and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. Andrea is also a Director and Treasurer of an eminent NFP Arts organisation, Sydney Philharmonia Choirs.