Team

George Penklis
George PenklisManaging Partner
george@odysseype.com.au
+61 (0)419 310 922
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  • George has 25 years’ experience in private equity. He was founding partner of Quadrant, having raised and invested six private equity funds, totalling in excess of $1.7 billion across 54 investee companies
  • He holds a Bachelor of Economics from Sydney University and was a 30-year Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
  • George was Chairman of AVCAL in 2001
Gareth Banks
Gareth BanksPartner
gareth@odysseype.com.au
+61 (0)404 682 866
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  • Gareth has 15 years’ experience in private equity. He was a Director of CHAMP Ventures across a number of funds. Prior roles include two years with Livingbridge in the UK
  • He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Manchester University and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
  • Gareth has been a Council Member of AVCAL since January 2011 and was Chairman between 2014 and 2016
Jonathan Kelly
Jonathan KellyPartner
jonathan@odysseype.com.au
+61 (0)414 253 153
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  • Jonathan has 16 years’ experience in private equity. He was a director of CHAMP Ventures since its inception in 2000. Prior roles include four years as an electrical engineer with Cochlear Limited
  • He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Australian Graduate School of Management and a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Sydney
Paul Readdy
Paul ReaddyPartner
paul@odysseype.com.au
+61 (0)422 301 474
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  • Paul has 16 years’ experience in private equity. He was a director of CHAMP Ventures for seven years and with AMP Capital Investors for nine years. Prior roles include five years in banking and finance
  • He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Queensland and is a Certified Practising Accountant