Sarina Bratton is a hands on seasoned company executive with over 11 years experience as Founder and Managing Director with full P&L responsibility and accountability for a $70 million business. Before this she had more than 15 years Line Management experience in a global organisation. She is a recognised entrepreneur with an outstanding ability to identify market opportunities ahead of the game, put together an effective strategy, and importantly, attract investors and lead a team of professionals through start-ups and/or change management.
Bratton’s industry sector experience has been primarily focussed in the Lifestyle and Leisure industries – advertising, hotels, cruise shipping, adventure tourism, sport, real estate and marinas, however her previous non-executive director roles have exposed her to community, export, safety, environmental protection as well as Federal and State Government authorities compliance, governance and risk requirements.
Bratton has been successful in raising capital for two start-up operations as well as the raising of debt finance on the purchase of a cruise ship during the difficult debt raising period of the GFC. She has sector experience in Japan and SE Asia as well as investor relations and capital raising experience in Japan and SE Asia.