Stephen Smith Managing Director
Mr. Stephen Garry Smith is the Managing Director of the Company. Stephen was a founding shareholder and director of PTB Group Ltd and has fulfilled a number of key roles within the company. Stephen has been a key contributor to the strategic direction and growth of the company. Stephen also has significant experience in the aviation industry as both a helicopter and fixed wing operator.
Craig Baker Director & Chairman of the Board
Mr. Craig Louis Baker is the Chairman of the board for PTB Group Ltd. He is a qualified accountant and has worked as General Manager, Director and Finance Manager in a range of aviation businesses for over 35 years. Craig was also involved in the development of Airwork (NZ) Limited. His duties involve the overall management of the Group.
Andrew Kemp Director
Mr. Andrew Peter Somerville Kemp is a Non-Executive Director at PTB Group Ltd. Andrew is a Chartered Accountant and has worked for KPMG, Littlewoods Chartered Accountants, Coutts Group and as Qld Manager of AIFC, the merchant banking affiliate of the ANZ Banking Group. Andrew formed Huntington Group in 1987 and has been involved in a range of listings, acquisitions and divestments. He is also currently a Director of Silver Chef Limited.
Royston Stephen (Steve) Ferris Director
Mr. Royston Stephen (Steve) Ferris is an Executive Director of PTB Group Ltd. Steve was born in the UK and Graduated from Bristol University with a Bachelor of Science in 1981. He incorporated IAP Group in 1987 and successfully grew the company utilising his vast knowledge of the aviation industry. IAP was acquired by PTB Group in 2006 with Steve taking a stake in PTB Group as part of the deal. Steve is based in Sydney and is currently a consultant to IAP Group.
Russell Cole Director
Mr Russell Cole is a Non-Executive Director of the Board, effective 28/02/2017. Russell has been the Chairman of Audit and Remuneration Committee of the PTB Group Ltd Board since 28 September 2012, and will retain this role following his appointment as a Director. Russell has over 25 years’ experience in public practice as a Chartered Accountant specialising in the corporate sector with significant experience in audit, risk management and corporate governance. He has spent 15 years as an audit & assurance partner of national accounting firms with a particular focus on emerging listed companies.
Daniel Zgrajewski Company Secretary
Mr. Daniel Zgrajewski is the Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary of PTB Group Ltd. Daniel began with PTB as Finance Manager for the Brisbane Business in 2012 and was promoted to the CFO role in 2013. Daniel previously worked in a number of senior accounting roles in commercialised business units of Brisbane City Council. These included Commercial Accountant for Brisbane City Works and Principal Financial Accountant for Brisbane Water.