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Chief Financial Officer
Charles Berry Headshot
Charles Berry
Chief Financial Officer

A Chartered Accountant with a passion for enabling growth. As a former high-performance athlete, Charles brings unique discipline and perspective.

Charles is recognised for his ability to provide commercial accounting and financial advice in relation to complex investment, business and legal issues. He developed a reputation at QIC where he managed the accounting function for the Global Infrastructure and Private Equity Portfolios (net assets ~$14b) for being ‘truly value-adding’.

Prior to being an accountant, Charles was a professional ballet dancer with one of the most elite ballet companies in the world. Following an injury, he returned to the family business (third generation with a mid-tier accounting firm) becoming a Chartered Accountant. Charles worked with SMEs and family investment portfolios and his experience spans corporate tax, audit and advisory/ M&A.

Charles is currently a member of the Finance and Risk Committee of the Archdiocesan Development Fund, a financier for Catholic institutions (net assets ~$2b). He has also spent time as the CFO of Queensland Ballet working with Li Cunxin (Mao’s Last Dancer) assisting with their growth consolidation (333% increase in revenue over 5 years).


  • Financial management, treasury management, financial modelling and financial reporting.
  • Risk management, compliance and internal controls.
  • Corporate finance, structuring and investment management.


  • Bachelor of Commerce – Athabasca University
  • Chartered Accountant – Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Certified Internal Auditor – The Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Graduate – Australian Institute of Company Directors

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