Board of Directors

Matthew Darby

FOUNDER/EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

Matthew has an entrepreneurial background having founded a number of companies prior to Range.

His first venture was Media Partners, which he founded in 1992. Media Partners was a specialist advertising company, which was sold to US based TMP Worldwide in 1996.

Following this, he started EstarOnline in 1997. EStarOnline was a proprietary logistic software system company used by companies such as Village Roadshow and the Rugby World Cup. The Company was listed on NZX in 1999 and Matthew exited the business and divested his shareholding in 2002.

In 2002, Matthew founded Range with the aim of developing sustainable technology for the pallet industry. He led the Company through nearly 10 years of research and development before moving the business to Indonesia in 2012.

Kenneth MacMillan

NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Kenn has over 26 years of financial services experience, beginning in 1990 as a Client Advisor at JB Were & Son and then Merrill Lynch in 1998. He was promoted to head Merrill Lynch's Australian Private Client business in 2000 where he was responsible for managing the entire business including the national team of client advisors. Kenn joined UBS Wealth Management in 2004 as head of its Sydney office and was promoted to Managing Director in 2007. 

In January 2013 Kenn joined Quantum as head of Qsmart Securities Pty Ltd and in July 2017 joined Peloton Capital.

Kenn has significant experience managing financial services businesses and advising professional investors and corporate clients on all aspects of their businesses including raising capital, strategy and investment in all asset classes, particularly domestic and international equities and domestic and international fixed income and foreign exchange.

Kenn holds a Bachelor of Economics, is RG146 registered and is an Accredited Derivatives Advisor (levels 1 and 2)

Peter Wallace

NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Peter is an Australian national with over thirty year’s experience as a Director in various listed and unlisted companies.

Peter’s career spans private equity, corporate advice, non-executive directorships and financial control. He has primarily worked with emerging growth companies providing sound, independent, creative and experienced counsel. Peter is currently non-executive chairman of ASX listed, Ambertech Limited, non-executive director of The Executive Connection Pty Limited and Carte Blanche Australia Pty Limited. Peter has been a director of over 30 groups of companies in a wide range of industries including distribution, financial services, healthcare, biotechnology, information technology, manufacturing and retail. Peter is an experienced committee member including audit, remuneration and nomination committees, having undertaken numerous IPOs and takeovers and is well versed in contemporary directors responsibilities through current roles, and as a Fellow of Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Peter has a Bachelor of Commerce, Masters of Business Administration and is a Chartered Accountant.