About Our Business
Established in 2002 in Perth Western Australia, Australian Venture Consultants is a strategy, policy, venture, innovation and project feasibility and management consultancy practice providing research, analysis, planning and implementation advisory services to clients across Australia and the globe.
Australian Venture Consultants has almost two decades of experience in delivering these services to clients across a range of sectors:
Industry – including spin-out and start-up businesses, family businesses, small-to-medium size enterprise, statutory authorities and multi-national corporation at board, c-suite and middle management decision-maker level.
Industry organisations – including whole of industry and sector peak bodies, advocacy groups and mission-oriented industry joint ventures.
Research, education and training organisations – including the university sector, government research agencies, private research organisations, industry research functions, cross sectoral research joint ventures and the vocational education and training sector.
Professional innovation investors – including private equity and venture capital fund managers, family offices and high-net-worth private investors.
Government policymakers and regulators – including heads of government and agency leadership in local, state/provincial and national governments.
Australian Venture Consultants has undertaken engagements in these areas for clients across a range of industries, and has deep specific expertise in minerals, petroleum, agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture, renewable energy, infrastructure, construction, regional development, Indigenous economic development, natural resource management and the environmental economy and education and training industries
Core Service Principles
All consulting engagements undertaken by Australian Venture Consultants for its clients are underpinned by our four core service principles:
Tailored Process and Solutions
In all engagements Australian Venture Consultants invests in ensuring that it has a deep and comprehensive understanding of its clients and their needs, tailoring the engagement, analysis and product to ensure that client’s expectations are fully met.
Australian Venture Consultants has earned a reputation among its clients for providing frank and fearless advice that is politically astute and underpinned by evidence derived from sophisticated qualitative and quantitative research, analysis and modelling across technical, economic, social and political dimensions of issues.
Key stakeholder perspectives on an issue is an important input to establishing the evidence base for a project. Australian Venture Consultants has honed stakeholder consultation skills that it uses to ensure that the perspectives of different stakeholders on complex issues are understood and integrated into the analysis that underpins its evidence-based advice.
Australian Venture Consultants understands that clients and stakeholders respond differently to different modes of communication of the outcomes of projects. Australian Venture Consultants has a diverse project outcomes communications skillset that includes detailed reporting, executive summary, slide-deck summation, infographic and verbal presentation to large and small audiences of varying levels of technical sophistication.