Partner, Financial advisory services
Damien is Head of Digital Strategy, Transformation and Investment as well as the Asia Pacific Lead partner of M&A, Technology, Media and Telecommunications and a Partner in the FAS Corporate Finance Advisory group specialises in providing mergers, acquisitions, divestment, capital raising and strategy advice to organisations in, or investing in, the media, digital media and technology sector.
Prior to Damien leading Digital Strategy, he led Deloitte’s National Technology, Media, Telco group in Australia.
Damien was made Deloitte’s youngest Partner in the World at the age of 25 and in 2008 he was Winner of the Australian Financial Review BOSS Young Executive of the Year.
In 2011 Damien was recognised as one of the top 10 most influential people in digital media in Australia.
Prior to joining the Corporate Finance team, Damien led part of Deloitte’s Technology consulting practice (Deloitte Digital), a team of 600 digital media professionals.
Damien has lectured in the areas of Digital Media and Digital Communications. He is regularly invited as an industry expert, to commentate on matters relating to technology, business and consumer trends, and has written and published a number of thought leadership papers.
Area of expertise
- Digital Media
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Commercial DD.
Professional membership and qualification
- Bachelor of Business, RMIT University
- Graduate of the Royal Military College
- Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
- Australian Financial Services Licence
- Senior Executive Program at London Business School.