who we are

Meet The Team

Jack Quigley

Founder and Managing Director

Experienced Perth commercial lawyer, Founding member of FinTech Australia and leader in the FinTech space. Jack has completed over $30M in corporate transactions in the past few years, structured international real estate and equity transactions, and is responsible for the implementation of startup strategies in the corporate startup space. Jack works closely with the Australian Government and is a regular speaker at events and conferences worldwide.

Derek Barlow

Co-Founder and Property Director

Over 12 years experience across a wide range of property projects in acquisitions, developments, equity raising, syndicate management and planning. Derek has held management positions at Bunnings Property Group and CB Richard Ellis.

Eden Irwin

Chief Technology Officer

Technology professional with over 20 years international experience spanning large corporate customer profiles that include Microsoft, IBM, Shell and Chevron. His experience spans the entire technology and business life-cycle.

Marc Sputore

Business Development Manager

Experienced Senior Financial Advisor with over 20 years experience in financial services, funds management and stockbroking. He has a high level of financial markets experience working for several leading financial service firms including Merrill Lynch.

Andrew Quigley

Strategic Manager

Qualified and experienced Chartered Accountant (ACA) and Senior Manager of Strategy bringing a wealth of experience gained from his time working across Australia, North America and the UK. His expertise is in areas of major capital project planning, mergers and acquisition advisory, and operational business improvement.

Ashleigh D'Mello

Operations and Marketing Manager

A Legal and Marketing professional with experience driving strategic marketing and business development activities at companies based in both Australia and the US. Her experience spans strategy development, market research, digital marketing, social media marketing and public relations.

Travis Styles

Business Development Manager

As a highly experienced finance broker and qualified financial advisor, Travis has facilitated a diverse range of property finance transactions across Australia for high net worth individuals through to the minor and major banks. As Business Development Manager, Travis will be assisting to bring a wider selection of premium investment opportunities to the platform.

Matt Melanko

Growth Hacker

Matthew is a Commerce student at the University of Western Australia majoring in Finance. He is utilising his diverse skill set, including digital marketing and analytics, to research and explore methods to drive CrowdfundUP's business expansion.

Oscar the Dog

Office Mascot

World's cutest dog and Employee of the Month ... every month.