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ACN 138 270 201


Dawney & Co Ltd (previously Hamilton Securities Ltd) is a value focused investment company listed on the National Stock Exchange (NSX), based in Brisbane.  

Board of Directors

Kerry Daly 


Kerry is a Certified Practising Accountant and has been an ASX Company Director continuously since 1992. Kerry was MD/CEO of The Rock Building Society Limited where he was responsible for its ASX listing. He is currently Chairman of Evolution Group Holdings Limited, a Non-Executive Director of Australian Adventure Tourism Group Limited (AAT.NSX) and was previously Chairman of Axxesstoday Limited, Collection House Limited and Tamawood Limited. Kerry also served as Executive Director of Grange Securities Limited, and a Non-Executive Director of Trustees Australia Limited. Kerry brings a wealth of experience in IPO and structured debt raisings, share buy-backs, securitisation and subordinated debt financing.

Mitch Dawney

Managing Director

Mitch was appointed Managing Director on 5 October 2018 and is responsible for investment analysis and portfolio management. Prior to his appointment, Mitch was a stockbroker for five and a half years, leaving the firm he worked for in September 2016 to manage a private investment company focused on undervalued and underperforming public companies. Mitch instigated the revitalisation of Hamilton Securities Ltd (now Dawney & Co Ltd) and structured the recapitalisation proposal.

Peter Johns

Non-Executive Director

Peter was appointed  on 31 May 2023.

Peter is a director and majority owner of Westferry Investment Group. He has been a fund manager since 2016 and currently runs The Westferry Fund which has over $20m invested primarily in small companies. Prior to this Peter spent 15 years practising as a lawyer in Australia and the UK, in both private practice and the public sector. This culminated in his role as Counsel Assisting the Qld State Coroner which saw him oversee investigations and appear at inquests into numerous complex matters.

Board of Directors
NSX Annoucements

NSX:DWY Announcements

Dawney & Co Ltd NSX announcement page can be found below. 



Sandon-backed Dawney lobs bid
for ASX-listed ICSGlobal

Australian Financial Review

12 December 2022

ICS Global (ASX:ICS) advises shareholders to knock back DWY takeover

The Market Herald

4 January 2023

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