Lee IaFraté, Chairman
has been in the financial industry for over 27 years, with his
experience ranging as principal lecturer at the Securities Institute of Australia
on the Australian Stock Market, to stock broking and funds management.
Lee was the founder and chairman of Treasury Group Limited (ASX: TRG) from 1997 until 2006.
TRG established a number of boutique funds management businesses, which it supported with finance and administrative assistance, and later listed on ASX.
During Lee's tenure at TRG, funds under management grew from a minor base to a peak of over $15 billion.
Lee continued and further established AVFM Limited, with its focus being a diversified financial services company, together with Armytage Private Limited, where he is the founding chairman.
is a boutique funds management company, and has been operating since 1997.
Prior to establishing these companies, he
was a stockbroker at Tolhurst Noall and McKinley Wilson where Lee's expertise spanned retail and wholesale funds management, securities operations, corporate restructuring, capital raisings and mergers and acquisitions.
has provided advice on corporate governance and strategic planning issues to a number of institutions.