CEO and Managing Director

Craig was appointed Chief Executive Officer of QANTM Intellectual Property Limited on 13 January 2020 and appointed to the Board as Managing Director on 1 July 2020. Craig’s professional services career has spanned over 30 years and his recent positions include leadership roles as CEO and Managing Director of Xenith IP Group Limited; CEO of Salmat (ASX:SLM); and President, Asia Pacific and China for Avanade Inc. His experience includes leading and driving organisational change, building high performance teams, technology-based innovation and integrating and managing acquisitions. He also has more than 20 years’ experience working across all of Asia Pacific, including five years based in Singapore.

Craig has served on a number of boards both as an executive and non-executive director.

Brenton Lockhart BBusCom, CA, GAICD

Chief Financial Officer

Brenton was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of QANTM Intellectual Property Limited on 1 June 2022. Brenton is a Chartered Accountant with more than eighteen years of experience in the accounting and finance industry. Brenton has held senior executive roles within the QANTM Group serving as Head of Finance for the FPA Patent Attorneys business, and as Head of M&A for QANTM. Brenton has also held senior roles at Kearney Group and Crowe Horwath Australia (now Findex). Brenton is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and holds a Bachelor of Business and Commerce (Accounting) from Monash University.

Nick Ward LLB (Hons), BA

General Counsel and Company Secretary

Nick joined QANTM as General Counsel in September 2018. He has over 25 years’ experience in a number of corporate legal and governance-related roles, most recently as Deputy General Counsel and Deputy Company Secretary of Orica Ltd, where he also worked as General Counsel for the global Chemicals business and for the Mining Services Division in Australia-Asia. Nick has also worked in private legal practice for Slaughter and May and Allens Arthur Robinson (now Allens).