A PARTNER YOU CAN TRUST
A PARTNER YOU CAN TRUST
Parity is a boutique analytic consultancy & financial modelling firm
We help you better understand the inner workings of your business, transaction or scenario to minimise risk and provide the confidence to choose the best way forward.
We understand that every client and every decision is different. Our team have proven themselves across a variety of industries, supporting our clients through complex assignments and business critical decisions.
We also have an extensive network of highly experienced specialists which we call upon to work with our clients on a project by project basis.
MEET THE PARITY TEAM
Our consultants typically have backgrounds in engineering, mathematics, finance and data science. With decades of experience working on analytical assignments our team is an extension of your team.
Miron is the Managing Director and founder of Parity. With over 25 years as a business analyst and corporate finance specialist, he is highly regarded for his deep cross-industry experience and his ability to simplify complex problems.
He has consulted to Boards and Senior Executive management, advising on corporate transactions and business improvement projects in the industrial, financial services, and technology sectors.
He holds a Bachelor of Engineering with Honours from Monash University and an MBA from the Melbourne Business School, where he was a recipient of the Dean’s Distinction Award.
Senior Business Analyst
Jack joined Parity in 2017 and has since worked on multiple client modelling engagements in the superannuation, insurance and manufacturing sectors. He specialises in business planning and data models, as well as spreadsheet automation.
Jack has advanced mathematical and analytical skills, which he combines with his coding capabilities to provide clients with highly innovative solutions to complex problems.
Jack holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) from Monash University and is currently completing his Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering.
Rob is an actuary with extensive experience in financial modelling, risk management, and data analytics. The wide variety of projects he’s worked on includes life insurance valuation, windups of defined benefit retirement plans, asset-liability management, and financial due diligence.
He began his career with AIA before moving into consulting roles with both Mercer and Deloitte across Australia and Japan.
Rob is the secretary of the Actuaries Institute’s Data Analytics Working Group and is on Insurtech Australia’s leadership team. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne and is an Associate of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.
Samuel joined Parity in 2020, bringing to the team his highly structured and detail-oriented approach to problem solving.
Prior to joining Parity, Samuel was a Risk Assurance consultant with PwC in Melbourne, where he worked with clients in assessing their business processes and optimizing internal controls in order to reduce risk.
Samuel holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) and a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering with Honours from Monash University.
Senior Data Scientist
Dr David Urpani is one of Australia’s leading Data Scientists, as well as a highly successful entrepreneur. He has worked with a broad range of Australian and global companies including many high-profile businesses in a range of sectors including financial services, automotive, technology, health, venture capital, and clean tech.
David co-founded iSelect, which he built into Australia’s premier online insurance comparator business, and is co-founder of Moneytribe, and more recently of Resale Australia.
David holds a Bachelor of Engineering and Bachelor of Architecture with Honours from the University of Malta, a Master of Engineering Science from Monash University, and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from Swinburne University of Technology.
Tim is one of Australia’s most experienced modellers, with over 20 years financial modelling experience with several consultancies including Deloitte and PwC. Our clients value his highly personable approach, exceptional technical knowledge and the high quality of his work.
He has extensive business expertise in a wide range of sectors including banking and finance, financial services, energy, utilities, government and manufacturing. He has constructed models for many well know organisations including JB Hi-Fi, Grill’d, Lion Nathan and NAB.
Tim holds a Bachelor of Commerce with Honours from the University of Melbourne.
Stephen is an independent consultant and advisor working with institutions big and small that are committed to improving the retirement outcomes of Australians.
His clients range from established entities, including some of Australia’s largest superannuation funds, through to emerging businesses bringing new solutions to the industry.
Stephen has nearly 30 years experience in Superannuation, Wealth Management, and Life Insurance.
Stephen is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia, holds a Bachelor of Science with Honours from Monash University where he majored in Pure Mathematics, and a Diploma of Education (Monash).
Stephen is active on social media, a frequent contributor to publications, and a regular speaker and facilitator at industry events.
Garry Hoover is a Chartered Accountant and professional investor with over 30 years experience in senior management and executive roles.
He is currently a Director of a number of companies in the areas of medical software, clinical trials, IT services and 3D design.
Garry was an early employee of Carsales. As CFO and Company secretary, he was responsible for all financial management, reporting and control, as well as systems development. Post IPO (and after a brief break), he returned to Carsales to head up the sales function for their Redbook business in Australia, where he was instrumental in growing their revenue and key accounts over a 5-year period.
Garry holds a Bachelor of Economics from Macquarie University, a Diploma in Business Administration from Monash University, and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Corporate Governance from Chartered Secretaries of Australia.
GREAT RESULTS FOR GREAT CLIENTS
We provide analytic support services to organisations of any size across a variety of industries including the corporate sector, government, superannuation and funds management.
For our team it is about working together in assisting our clients to make the right decisions, achieve their goals and fulfil their potential. We value the trust our clients place in us, and the enduring relationships we develop are testament to this.