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    Eli Bernstein

    I am a Perth-based entrepreneur, strategic consultant and venture catalyst at CrowdedSpace. In that role, I facilitate early stage investment and development in technology solutions that have disruptive potential with particular focus on #fintech and #legaltech. I am also a director of an ASX company and former president of the Australia India Business Council. In my spare time I dabble with libertarian thought and amateur photography. I am founder and president of Liberty WA, a voice for civil and economic liberties in WA. 

  • professional experience

    Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life - Anon

    Crowded Space

    Venture Catalyst | 2014-15

    CrowdedSpace facilitates early pre-seed investment, acceleration and incubation of technology solutions that have the potential to disrupt traditional sectors by utilizing crowdsourcing and decentralized technologies. Areas of focus are #legaltech and #fintech. As Venture Catalyst, I match investors with projects and assist project to become investor-ready.

    Quantum

    Chairman | 2015

    Quantum Resources Ltd, an ASX-listed entity has traditionally explored for uranium, gold, rare earths and base metals in WA and NT. More recently, it has announced an option to acquire LogiTag, an Israeli company with established revenues utilising smart RFID technologies for inventory management in the lucrative healthcare market. LogiTag has been recognised as a leading global player in the emerging IoT (Internet of Things) sector.

    Energia Consulting

    Principal Adviser | 2012-13

    Energia Consulting is a boutique management consulting and corporate advisory firm based in Perth, Western Australia. I was Principal Adviser - Management Advisory Services and Early Stage Capital. 

    Horizon Power

    Strategy & Policy Manager | 2007-11

    Horizon Power is a vertically integrated energy provider for regional WA. I worked in the strategy and business development team with responsibilities for the development of strategy and policy, including business development, long-term strategy formulation, engagement with external stakeholders as well as carbon management & renewable energy analysis.

    Montagu Corporate (now Patersons)

    Corporate Consultant | 2006-07

    Corporate consultant with capital markets experiece including Initial Public Offerings, RTOs and placements on the ASX, M&A activities and corporate advisory services. The energy and resources sector was an area of specialty.

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    @crowded__space

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    Perth WA

  • Education

    ...is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel - Socrates

    AICD

    GAICD | 2011

    Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

    ACFS

    DipFS(FP) | 2006

    Completed a Diploma of Financial Services, specializing in financial planning for RG146 compliance requirements.

    UWA

    MBA (Adv) | 2003

    Graduated cum laude Masters of Business Administrations. Advanced specialization in finance.

    Curtin Uni

    B.Comm(Hons) | 2001

    Graduated from a Bachelor of Commerce with First Class Honours after majoring in Commercial Law and Marketing. Minor in International Business.

  • Writings

    Commerce 2.0

    Musings on Liberty & Law

    My two cents on the Middle East & GeoPolitics

  • Associations

    Liberty WA

    President (pro-term)

    Liberty WA is a Perth-based group of libertarian thought leaders and civil rights advocates who value your right to life, liberty and property and seek to see the role of government shrink, wherever possible. We are unaffiliated with any political party.

    Crowd Funding Institute of Australia (WA)

    State co-organizer

    An association for Crowdfunding professionals in Australia operating in WA as a meetup group with 300 members.

    Australia-India Business Council

    WA President (2009-11), Committee member (2011-current)

    The AIBC is a business association that exclusively promotes, develops and maintains bilateral trade and business relationships between Australia and India. I founded the Western Australian chapter.

    Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA   

    Committees: International Trade; Climate Change 

    CCI is the peak business body in in Western Australia and one of the most influential chamber of commerce in Australia. I was a member of the Climate Change Committee 

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