Mr Funston joined Avanco when the company was started and has been instrumental from the December 2007 IPO onwards. He was a Director of the company until October 2016 when he relinquished this position so that Board could transition to more independence and he focussed on his CFO and Company Secretarial roles.
Mr Funston is experienced in financial management, regulatory compliance and corporate advice, having worked for a number or Australian resource companies with operations globally.
Mr Funston has a BBus in Business from the Edith Cowan University. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) and Company Secretary (AICS). He is resident in Australia.