Mark E A Hodge, Managing Director
Mark is a co-founder of Andover Group, serves as Managing Director of Andover Corporate Finance and as a Director of Andover Capital Partners. Mark’s career spans over twenty five years in investment banking and private equity investment in Australia and New Zealand. He specialises in advising corporate and private equity firm clients in connection with mergers, acquisitions, divestments, capital raisings, corporate restructurings and financial matters generally. Prior to co-founding Andover Group Mark held senior executive positions with Jump Capital, Oceania & Eastern Group, Beerworth & Partners and Wardley James Capel Corporate Finance (HSBC). Mark is also a Director of Uniline Australia Limited and an Alternate Director of Message Stick Communications Pty Limited. Mark graduated B.Com LL.B from Auckland University. ACA (NZ), MAICD, SA Fin
Barry A Davies, Principal
Barry has over 25 years experience in investment banking and private equity in Australia. Barry commenced his career in investment banking in 1985 with Wardley Australia Limited (HSBC) (Sydney), joined Grant Samuel in 1990 where he served as an Executive Director through 1996 then co-founded Longreach in 2001 where he served as a director before joining Andover in March 2014. Barry served as Chairman of ASP Aluminium Holdings Pty Limited from 2006-2013. Barry graduated from University of Sydney B.Ec, LL.B
Ben L Loiterton, Principal
Ben’s career spans over 20 years in investment banking, investment management and entrepreneurial activity. He specialises in advising ASX listed and private companies in connection with equity capital raising, IPOs, venture capital and general strategic advice. He has direct experience in a wide array of sectors including TMT and digital industries, junior resources and energy, commercial property and financial services. Prior to joining Andover Group, Ben held senior executive positions at ASX investment companies Bentley Capital, Mariner Financial and CVC Limited, as well as corporate finance roles with two mid-market stockbroking firms. He has co-founded several start-up businesses. Ben graduated B.Com LL.B from the University of New South Wales.