Tony is a global business executive, entrepreneur and advisor. He is an expert in business strategy and finance, helping bridge the gap from idea to execution and in growing companies to scale. Tony has a wide range of experience including leading finance, operations and strategy.Tony has deep experience in online commerce and marketplaces, currently as the CFO of HotelTonight and previously as the Director of Strategy and Corporate Development at StubHub, eBay's ticket marketplace. Prior to eBay Tony worked at as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs and prior to that at J.P. Morgan in the Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) group working on mergers and acquisitions, raising debt and equity capital and evaluating companies for the firm’s own balance sheet investments.Prior to moving to the United States Tony was an Officer in the Australian Army leading teams to develop infrastructure, lead peacekeeping and nation building activities in East Africa, East Timor and the Middle East.As an entrepreneur Tony co-founded International Connector: driving innovation, connecting brands with millennials and providing insights and trends from around the world through its 'catalyst' innovation network. He also co-founded World Merit, a global movement providing opportunity to talented and driven young adults from any background and any country. As an advisor and mentor he has worked with a range of start-ups from a Japanese online marketplace to a mobile social network for sports fans. Tony is a graduate of the Royal Military College, Duntroon and the Australian Defence Force Academy. He has a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Australia and an MBA from Columbia University, New York. As a champagne backpacker he has traveled to over 50 countries, and stayed in hostels in 6 different continents.