Don Eau joined Elevate Group in 2019 as a co-lead of Elevate’s financial modelling and data analytical services. Don has over 10 years of experience in financial services sector, spanning across academic, corporate finance advisory and corporate banking.

Career History

Don started his career in WA universities as sessional lecturer in both Curtin University of Technology and ECU, responsible on researching and delivering corporate finance and financial modelling courses for both undergraduate and postgraduate students. In 2 years’ time, he moved to large mid-tier charted accounting firms in Perth and worked in the Corporate Finance division focusing on financial modelling, due diligence, and M&A advisory.

Leveraged on his high competency in financial modelling and analysis experience, Don subsequently joined one of the largest Australia bank within their corporate banking sector as a senior credit analyst where he developed substantial knowledge on broad range of commercial lending including but not limited to Cash Flow lending, Acquisition Finance, Structured Trade Finance, Balance Sheet recapitalisation. In June 2016, Don was appointed as Associate Director within Corporate Banking section and held that position prior joining Elevate.

Qualifications & Education

Don Eau has achieved the following:

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance)
  • Post-graduate Diploma in Applied Finance (Corporate Finance)
  • Mensa invited member