The government’s promised Australian Business Growth Fund needs to be expanded to include acquisitions and should carry bipartisan support writes Lui Pangiarella founder of Second Squared. In 2019, the Morrison government announced a plan for an Australian Business Growth Fund (ABGF) to provide equity for SMEs, which would follow the models of similar funds in… Read more »
Lui is an experienced facilitator and executive coach particularly in the areas of organisational performance, strategy, culture and leadership development.
Over his career, Lui has had significant involvement in corporate development activity (mergers, acquisitions and divestments) in a range of industries covering transport and logistics, retail, chemical manufacturing, professional services, marine and civil engineering, laboratory services, subscription-based technology services, and for-purpose organisations.
Lui has been featured in the media as a commentator on business and entrepreneurship, also regularly writing about changes and trends within the industry. He is passionate about bringing new concepts and opportunities to the Australian industry.
As a business and executive coach for more than 10 years, he has worked with small businesses to grow and ultimately position the owners for a successful handover to new owners