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Who we are

Interventure is a boutique advisory firm specialising in Origination, M&A, Business Development and Reputation Excellence.  

Our clients are typically enterprises worldwide seeking to enter or develop their presence in Asia & China, India and South America

The domains we cover are health, energy, environmental services, transportation & aerospace, IT&T and digital platforms.

We are networkers, hunters, project managers, and negotiators.  A high proportion of our projects are cross-border. We hunt far and wide with 70% of engagements resulting in transactions between our clients and companies they didn't know before we introduced them. 

The Core team

Our core team has a blend of skills from sales & marketing, investment banking, engineering, media & communications, law, business and project and risk management. We call on an extended network of specific talent to collaborate with us on projects

Kirby Ikin - Aviation & Aerospace: LLB Law, BCom (UNSW), ITAR 
CV: SVP Orbital Recovery (USA); Dir Asia Pacific Space Centre; MD GIO Space; Chairman Of the Board National Space Society USA; President Deep Space Industries

John Forrest - Reputation Excellence & Crisis Response Management: BCom (UNSW), AICD, IEEE – Leadership in Crisis Simulation & Live Crisis
CV: Principal Allestis Corporation; Impact Challenges Risk Management Simulation; Dir Xen Connect; Founder
Holocentric Business Intelligence

Michael Rehberg - In-house Legal: LLB Hons Doctorate (USyd)
CV: Deloitte M&A; Lecturer in Law, Notre Dame University; Writer CCH Legal Text, Wolters Kluvers

Rob Allan - Origination, Strategy & M&A: BSc, LLM, MA Psych, MBA(NYU)
CV: Senior Manager McKinsey; Principal Polestar (US) M&A; General Partner Enterventures Private Equity Palo Alto, Dir Artists & Entertainment Group

Derek Taylor – Reputation Excellence, Point of Difference, Social & Traditional Media Strategy
CV: Dir Reputation Excellence, Broadcaster Travelvision Media, Journalist News Limited

Daniel José Marie - Chief Executive, Business Development, M&A: BSc Hons Mathematics (USyd)
CV: Newport Capital Group M&A, Dir Newport Capital Fund, Dir Siemens Investments (Ger), Siemens Railway Systems Asia, The Warren Centre for Advanced Engineering, Dir Transera Investments Management (HK), Dir Asian Le Mans Series (Beijing)

Rose Osborne - Business Process Manager: BA (Visual Arts, Distinction) ANU
CV: Founder "The Front" Gallery Cafe Canberra; Sales Management The Body Shop; Wildlife Photographer Laos with World Health Organisation; Specialist in time & performance management and talent development.