Team

Daniel Hallawi  Senior Business Development Manager

Daniel is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for all things tech. With over 11 years of experience in the Financial Services industry specifically wealth, investments and insurance. Daniel brings strength and skills that compliment the team and can offer our clients a unique perspective to assist in the capital raising endeavours.

Daniel has been working with Wholesale Investor for over a year, during this time he has held the role of Senior Business Development Manager and has taken a leadership role to mentor the growing team.

Daniel has an interest in Tech, Fintech, IoT, Edtech, Healthtech and Investments. He also is an avid sport “nut” and appreciates All America Sports and is still reliving the 2014 NRL Grand Final which saw his beloved South Sydney Rabbitohs break their 43 year drought.

Dean Fowler – Senior Business Development Manager

Dean has been with Wholesale Investor since the start of 2016. His role as Senior Business Development Manager involves sourcing relevant deal flow for our expansive investor network and building relationships in the sophisticated and professional investor ecosystem.

Dean studied a BA of Economics & Business Administration at Hartwick College in New York. He played collegiate soccer on a full scholarship at Hartwick, winning two Conference Championships and playing in the NCAA1 National Tournament.

After graduating with High Distinction, Dean gained valuable experience in the institutional markets working with ICAP North America- a leading global interdealer broker, before returning home to commence his career with Wholesale Investor in our Sydney Office.

Dean lives by the beach and enjoys playing soccer and golf in his spare time.

Michael Bradley – Business Development Executive & Manager of WISI (Wholesale Investor Subsidiary)

WISI Australia Pty Ltd – https://www.listedcompany.com.au/

Michael considers himself a tech-evangelist and general futurist. Whilst he boasts over 10 years experience within corporate operations, his passion is product; particularly where a real value-add can be derived.

Michael has built a career from an early age, beginning in retail operations and product, to co-building an Artificial Intelligence start-up. He has achieved over 10 years of operational and management experience, and brings an alternate view towards product deployment and adoption, having experienced both sides of the spectrum. During the past 6 years, he has also assisted organisations in raising over $12M from Angels and High Net-Worth’s, as well as institutional preparation and introductions.

Michael is currently completing an Executive MBA at the University of Technology, Sydney and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the Governance Institute of Australia. Outside of the office, he enjoys the outdoors: Free-diving and fishing; Formula 1: Team Mercedes; and spends as much time with his new family as possible.

Tanveer Bal – Business Development Manager

Tanveer began his career in real estate with 360 Property Group in project marketing working with some of Australia’s biggest developers from marketing concept, sales and through to settlement, while gaining deep local real estate know how.

In 2013 Tanveer decided to shift his focus to the tech-industry with businesses across e-commerce and a digital agency, while gaining experience across business development, technical product development, product management, user experience and analytics.

Tanveer joined Wholesale Investor in 2017 to help set up the Melbourne office and operations. He is super passionate about all things tech!

Away from the office, Tanveer enjoys Melbourne food and spending time with his dog.

Luka Krajnc – Business Development Associate

Luka graduated with a Bachelor of Business and Commerce (m. Economics) from Swinburne University of Technology.

Aside from his studies, he gained experience in database marketing, as well as sales during his involvement with a variety of multinational companies.

Having followed his sporting passion, he gained experience of performing under pressure in professional sporting teams and has represented Australia on an international stage.

Outside of work, Luka enjoys travelling and is fluent in four languages.

Manuela Ferrari – Brand and Event Manager

Manuela is highly motivated, positive, enthusiastic, multi-skilled marketing professional with over a decade of experience in the marketing and events industry. Manuela has been working for Wholesale Investor for 5 years, focusing on the company’s brand and event management.

Manuela has gained international exposure throughout her career, from working in Italy, London, Spain, Greece and Sydney. Her work is of the highest quality, which can be seen throughout the numerous events she has organised for Wholesale Investor.

Manuela has completed a Bachelor Degree in “Public Relation and Advertising” at IULM University in Milan.

Outside of the office, Manuela enjoys playing tennis and a passion for cooking.

Milica Stojanovic – Marketing Manager

Milica Stojanovic is a Marketing Manager who partners with CEO’s, executives and solopreneurs to grow their personal and professional brands. Milica’s vast knowledge within the marketing industry spreads from working with multi-national brands to startups, Milica knows what truly drives conversations and the most effective ways in which marketing works.

Milica is strong-minded, outgoing and brings a bubbly personality to the office. Milica studied Bachelor of Commerce (b.Com.), Marketing and Public Relations at the University of Wollongong- where she excelled in her degree. Milica has worked for Wholesale Investor for over 3 years, during this time she has worked her “marketing magic” for Wholesale Investor, having spent a lot of time within the finance sector Milica understands the steps in order for a business to grow and develop.

Milica enjoys travelling and fishing outside of her role here at Wholesale Investor and speaks 3 languages.

Vanessa Circi – Executive Assistant

Vanessa Circi is the Executive Assistant to Steve Torso, Managing Director of Wholesale investor. She brings over a decade of experience in graphic design, event management, marketing and administration knowledge.

Vanessa’s expertise in data management systems and project coordination make her an invaluable asset to the Wholesale Investor team.

Vanessa, outside of work enjoys travelling and dining out.