Founder – CEO
John Smith Gumbula
Founder John Smith Gumbula is a Multi—Award winner, former “QEII Silver Jubilee Queens Trust Awardee for young achieving Australians and proud descendant of the Wakka Wakka people of Queensland-Australia, passionately involved in diverse innovative artistic mediums spanning over 25 + years. He is also an adopted son and family member of the traditional Yolngu People of Galiwinku—Elcho Island, N.T. John’s unique creative journey and diverse expressions of contemporary indigenous artworks and ethical business practices, unique visionary ideas and concepts, is portraying the rich earthy tones and vibrant colours of his country and culture.
Advisory Board – Chair
Martin Morris ( Marty/MJ) is renowned as a business strategy scientist, a master salesperson, entrepreneur, trainer / educator / coach and an expert in the facilitation of business connections and strategic futures planning. Martin is regarded as one of Australia’s top business mentors, a specialist in brokerage business structures, accumulated from over 35 years of professional experience across a broad variety of markets. Martin’s achievements include successful ASX listings and business turnover growth from inception with up to $180 million sales revenue within three to five years, across four distinctive and separate corporations and markets.
Advisory Board – CFO
Sean has been practicing as a certified taxation accountant on the Gold Coast, Australia since 2004. Sean holds a Bachelor of Business, is a registered Tax Agent, Justice of the Peace (Qual), and holds a Public Practice licence from CPA Australia. He is also a member of the Governance Institute of Australia. Sean has also held Corporate CFO positions including residences overseas in International public companies where he was responsible for preparing the group’s financial accounts and liaising with the external auditors and completing company secretary duties for the Board.