Mr. Hilton was a senior partner of international accounting firm Touche Ross (now Deloitte & Touche globally) where he spent 20 years in Australian, Canadian and USA offices.
He was a founding partner of the Financial Services Division of the Australian firm (since merged with KPMG).
He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, management buy-outs, capital raisings, IPO's and joint venture structuring in most business sectors, both locally and overseas.
In the late '80's, he was Finance Director and then Managing Director of Beach Energy, a major ASX listed oil and gas exploration and production group with operations in Australia, UK and USA.
For the last 22 years he
has been engaged as principal of his
own corporate advisory firm, Profin Consulting, providing capital solutions and strategic business advice.
He also has wide experience in the preparation of independent expert's reports in the areas of business valuation, due diligence reviews, economic loss and associated forensic accounting briefs.
In recent years, his
focus has been on transactions in the mining, financial services, property and information technology industries where he
has strong industry expertise and deep networks, both locally and in Asia.
Mr Hilton has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of New South Wales, is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and holds a number of non-executive directorships.
He is also an advisor to the Indonesia Australia Business Council.