Our Frequent Collaborators

Alchemy Growth has a history of collaborating with world class thinkers and executives to ensure the best outcomes for our clients.

Tom Gorman

Tom Gorman is a world class executive with expertise in logistics, global supply-chain management, and complex manufacturing processes. Tom retired, in February 2017, after seven years as CEO of Brambles Ltd. Brambles is a supply-chain logistics solutions company that operates primarily through its CHEP and IFCO brands in over 60 countries and is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Prior to Brambles, Tom held a number of senior executive positions, over a twenty-one year career working on three different continents, at Ford Motor Company in finance, product development, manufacturing, logistics, and marketing and sales and served as the President of Ford Australia from 2004 to 2008. Tom holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, Cum Laude, in Economics & International Relations from Tufts University and a MBA, with distinction, from the Harvard Business School.

Dr. Tony Haymet

Dr. Tony Haymet is a distinguished scientist, educator, policy advisor and business development leader. He is an expert on climate change, the environment, oceans and atmosphere, marine biology, and food security. He is an elected fellow of the Australian Academy of Engineering and the Managing Partner of Haymet Partners, a boutique advisory firm in Las Vegas and Sydney. Dr. Haymet was the tenth Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and also University of California San Diego Vice-Chancellor for Marine Sciences, having led the Institution for 6.5 years.

Todd Hewlin

Todd Hewlin is a Managing Director at TCG Advisors, the leading growth strategy firm in Silicon Valley, and a noted expert on digitization and business model innovation.  He is co-author of the books Consumption Economics and B4B, as well as articles in Harvard Business Review, Wired, McKinsey Quarterly, and Knowledge@Wharton.  Todd is regularly found in the boardroom of market leaders advising them on how to grow in a digital world.  His clients include GE Digital, Salesforce, Microsoft, Splunk, Cisco, Brambles, Veritas, Telstra, Hitachi, and Macquarie Capital. Prior to TCG Advisors, Todd ran the $1.5 billion product business at enterprise mobility leader Symbol Technologies. Earlier in his career, he was a Managing Director at Internet Capital Group and a Partner at McKinsey Company.

John Huggart

John is a senior executive with broad management experience, deep energy industry knowledge and highly developed sales growth expertise. His career has spanned CEO and General Management roles including sales, marketing, strategy, services & operations. Within the energy industry John has held General Management roles with AGL, Origin, Alinta and start-up Pooled Energy with responsibility for both consumer and business segments. He ran his own consulting business specialising in sales attracting clients including Coca Cola Amatil, Dyson and Sage, helping them lift capability and achieve profitable growth.

Jim Lambright

Jim Lambright collaborates with Alchemy Growth on matters at the intersection of international business, finance, and government policy. He has held senior executive positions in the energy sector and in the U.S. government, including as Chairman & CEO of the U.S. Export-Import Bank and Chief Investment Officer for the U.S. Treasury Department's Troubled Asset Relief Program during the height of the Global Financial Crisis. Jim is currently Professor of Practice at the University of California San Diego's School of Global Policy & Strategy and serves of the boards of United Capital and PeacePlayers International.

Dr. Roy Steiner

Dr. Roy Steiner is currently Director of Learning and Impact at the Omidyar Network where he works across strategic initiatives and with the board to build a best in class learning organization. Dr.Steiner is a highly experienced senior global agriculture and global development leader with a demonstrated ability to strategize, consult, and manage professionals for development initiatives across Africa, Asia and Europe. He is well respected in the agricultural and international development field for his expertise in designing innovative and impactful solutions through the use of technology.

Greta Thomas

Greta advises businesses, start-ups and boards on strategy, innovation, new ventures, and market positioning. She is an experienced non-executive director. Greta’s unique background and experience includes extensive start-up and financial services experience, McKinsey & Company, CMO at both eBay Australia and Sydney Opera House; and a key European marketing role at the internationally acclaimed business-for-purpose and licensing business (PRODUCT) RED, founded by Bono. Greta is passionate about advancing women in business and speaks regularly on this and other topics.

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