Owen is an experienced investment professional with almost 30 years’ experience in research, valuation and funds management. He has been rated number one analyst for building materials, construction and emerging companies while at UBS Australia and judged Money Management Fund Manager of the Year in 2005 and 2006 as Chief Investment officer at MIR Australia. Between 1997 and 2010, Owen was sole analyst on the IPO’s of Bristile, AWB, Transfield Services, Worley Parsons and NRW. He is currently principal of Yaz Investment Pty Ltd, and provides consulting services for mid-sized Australian Companies such as Adelaide Brighton, Brickworks Ltd and Calibre Global. He also provides investment consulting advice for global fund managers. Owen is currently non-Executive President of the Manly Warringah Basketball Association and is a past director Director of the Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority.