Director - 360 PartnersCPA BBus
Alex started his professional career as a Mortgage Assistance Officer with the ANZ Bank. After two years he relocated to the ANZ Business Centre at Box Hill where he spent time as a Relationship Manager responsible for business clients and family groups with combined lending or deposits between $500,000 and $2,000,000. Alex then moved into public practice accounting taking on a role as manager of taxation with growing suburban firm where he spent seven years consulting to a wide variety of clients. Here he gained considerable experience advising on a broad range of taxation and business accounting issues.
Alex is a key stakeholder in several growing SME’s and the co-founder of D2S2 - a Melbourne based professional networking group. Alex also has a strong interest in listed investments and wealth creation through the stock and property markets.
James MillarDirector - 360 PartnersCPA BCom
James commenced his career at Ernst & Young (Melbourne) - Entrepreneurial Services Division. The ES unit primarily provided advisory support to the middle and SME market, very much the same clients as the current target market at 360 Partners. In the last ten years James has progressively built a strong accounting and advisory consulting practice with clients and activity spread across Australia, Asia, North America, and South Africa. James is regularly engaged as a key financial advisor to many developing SME’s.
Together with business partner Alex Hammond, James was a founding stakeholder and director in a successful Melbourne entertainment and leisure facility, achieving a 100% return of capital to investors within the first two years of operation. Other recent successes include co-founding and exiting an Australian online daily deal business and developing and exiting a cloud based business planning software venture.