Dr. Liam Bastick FCA FCMA CGMA MVP
Liam has over 30 years’ experience in financial
model development / auditing, valuations, M&A, strategy, training and
consultancy. He has considerable experience in many different sectors (e.g. banking,
energy, media, mining, oil and gas, private equity, transport and utilities).
Liam has headed Ernst & Young’s modelling team in Melbourne and was an
Assistant Director in their strategic valuations team in London. He was also a
senior member of the UK Post Office’s M&A and strategy teams and has worked
for / assisted various other Australian modelling companies including BPM,
Corality, Navigator Project Finance, PKF and SumProduct. He has worked in the
UK, Australia, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia,
Malaysia, New Zealand, Switzerland and Vietnam, with many internationally
recognised clients, constructing and reviewing strategic, operational and
valuation models for many high-profile IPOs, LBOs and strategic assignments. He
is a regular contributor to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
(ICAA), Certified Practising Accountants Australia (CPAA), the Chartered
Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), Finance 3.0 and various LinkedIn
specialist discussion groups. He is also an experienced facilitator for ICAA.
Liam is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAEW), a Fellow of
the Institute of Chartered Management Accountants (CIMA) and is a professional
mathematician. Books: An Introduction to Financial Modelling, Power BI MVP
Book, Excel Insights, Continuing Financial Modelling, Financial Modelling in
Power BI (released soon). Liam was the recipient of the Financial Modelling
Summit's inaugural Lifetime Achievement award in June 2021.