David French

Chief Executive Officer

Email Address: david_french@investmentcollective.com.au

Phone: 1800 679 000

Mobile: +61 412 534 637

David French is Chief Executive of The Investment Collective. He has over 30 years’ experience in finance and economics, most of which are in investment markets and personal finance.

David has been responsible for building the business to a point where it now manages over $600 million for individuals, small business and managed investment schemes. He holds a Bachelor of Economics, a Diploma in Corporate Management and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. David has completed a range of other courses related to the valuation of companies, investments and personal financial planning.

Starting with a computer screen and a desk, David has built The Investment Collective into a diversified Financial Services group managing more than $600 million in client funds, and public offer MIS. David oversaw and shepherded its successful sale to Alteris Financial Group in early 2003. David is passionate financial services and investments, and the orle of economics in improving the welfare of society. He is a past director of Queensland Doctors' Health Program (helping doctors deal with the immense pressures of practice), Home Support Association (a disability services provider which negotiated a remarkable transition to the NDIS) , Rockhampton Regional Development Limited and the Rockhampton Chamber of Commerce.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Bachelor of Economics – Flinders University
  • Diploma in Corporate Management - Institute of Corporate Managers, Secretaries and Administrators
  • Graduate of Australian Institute of Company Directors - Australian Institute of Company Directors

Expertise and Specialisation

  • Business and Management Consulting
  • Economic Research and Analysis
  • Strategy Development and Implementation
  • Financial Management, Planning and Execution

The Investment Collective

Funds Management

Suite 4, 103 Bolsover Street, Rockhampton, Queensland, 4700

The Investment Collective is a financial services company with its own Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL), offering business and personal financial and investment advice. We know how easy it is to get lost in what a financial services company has to offer, so it’s our mission to take the confusion out of financial planning and investment.

With over 20 years in business, we now have 42 staff in Rockhampton, Melbourne, Gladstone and Sydney. As a collective, we offer a range of services including; financial planning, portfolio administration, share trading and business consulting. Our clients enjoy the benefits of our fee for service model, in-house Portfolio Administration System (PAS), internal Investment Committee and curated Approved Product List.

We also manage our own investment fund, the AnalyTICa Property Plus Fund, as well as provide administration and compliance services through our AFSL to external managed funds and authorised representatives.

Our offices can also be found at:
– Level 1, 4 Prospect Hill Road, Camberwell, VIC, 3124
– Suite 4, 93 Goondoon Street, Gladstone, QLD, 4680

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