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Netform Business Solutions

Providing advice on share market listing, including Initial Public Offering (IPO) support and documentation preparation/writing; business strategies including budget settings, board appointments/refresh, sale of business, acquisitions, and mergers.

Netform is a wholly owned subsidiary of Castray Capital Pty Ltd (

Business structuring and restructuring

  • budget setting support, forecasting and financial advice;
  • business valuation and identifying and measuring key ratio performance indicators;
  • preparing shareholder agreements;
  • advice on board structures and processes, board skillsets, personnel, and potential candidates;
  • share structures, including options, hybrids (e.g. convertible notes), employee share and incentive arrangements/schemes; and
  • capital raising.

Business development and strategic plans

  • transition and exit strategies;
  • identifying suitable joint venture partners, merger, and acquisition targets;
  • organic growth strategies and investment advice.

Other services

  • investment committee support and input;
  • PowerPoint presentations;
  • report writing and editing;
  • preparation of/and editing of newsletters, stakeholder correspondence, speeches;
  • press releases; and
  • template creation for all reports, presentations, and correspondence.
Ken Fleming
0407 849078

Don Clarke

Don was a corporate partner of the law firm, Minter Ellison, for over 25 years. He has extensive commercial law and business experience from over 30 years advising ASX listed and large private companies across a broad range of industries on corporate law, governance and investment issues.

Don is currently a consultant to Minter Ellison and a director and the Deputy Chairman of Webjet Limited (one of Australia’s leading on-line travel companies).  He is also a director of two smaller ASX listed companies – Zoono Group Limited and Contango Income Generator Limited – and of several other unlisted public and private companies.  In those roles, Don has also had significant involvement in the Board committees –  audit, risk and remuneration – of those listed companies.

With a background in corporate law and first-hand experience as a listed company director, Don is well positioned to advise on the legal and practical issues faced by companies and to implement best practice corporate governance.
0409 335143

Tony Shadforth

Tony Shadforth is a stockbroker with over 30 years experience.  Tony returned to Hobart in 1979 after having worked in Sydney and London.   He became a Member of the Hobart Stock Exchange in 1979 and a Member of the ASX in April 1987.  Tony retired from Shadforth Financial Group in early 2011 and is now a Director with Castray Capital Pty Ltd.

Tony is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Practitioner Member of the Master Stockbroking – Securities and Derivatives Industry Association.

Tony was recognised for his services to the Asthma Foundation of Tasmania being awarded Life Membership in October 2009 after serving on the board for some 20 years.

Tony is a past Director of Tasmanian Pure Foods Ltd (owner of Bellamy’s Organic) and Lark Distillery Pty Ltd.
0414 343469

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+61 407 849 078
Monday – Friday



2 Castray Esplanade, Battery Point