Our Team 2018-08-12T22:48:06+00:00

Our Team

The members of the team know what it means to convert theory into practical application and be held accountable for outcomes. We are committed to providing the highest quality independent advice based on analytical rigour and our experience in best-practice corporate policies.

Phil Barry

MBA, BA Hons (Econ)

Phil co-established TDB Advisory in 2002 and has had over thirty years’ experience providing economic and financial advice to leading corporates in the private and public sector.

Geoff Taylor


Geoff co-established TDB in 2002 and has had 25 years’ experience in corporate finance and treasury from both the bank and corporate sides of the relationship.

Nigel Atherfold

MBS (Fin), BMS (Econ), CTP, MInstD

Nigel joined TDB in 2006 and has over 20 years’ experience as both a practitioner and advisor in banking (corporate and commercial / development property), corporate finance, and treasury risk management.

David Smith

MBA (Fin), BSc, DipSci (Math)

David joined TDB Advisory in 2018 and has over 30 years’ experience in Investment Banking and Corporate Finance advice to corporates and government organizations.

Ian Dickson

BSc Hons (Econ)


Michelle Barry

BA (Hist, Geo)

Office Manager

George Nelson

BCom (Econ, Ibus)

Tom Stannard

BCA Hons (Econ)

Zachary George-Neich

BCom (Econ, Fin), LLB (in progress)

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