Wayne Benton is a corporate insolvency specialist with over 25 years of exclusive industry experience. Wayne’s major clients have included the NAB, ANZ, Westpac, and Commonwealth banks, in addition to leading law firms and business advisors.
He is frequently relied on by loyal clients to perform a range of essential services including; investigative accounting reports on impaired debt borrowers, pre-lending reviews, informal and formal workouts, as well as external administrations including receivership, voluntary administration, and corporate liquidation.
Wayne has developed industry-specific skills in the Property, Automotive, and Manufacturing industries acting for mortgagees, and on numerous occasions, as both Investigative Accountant and Receiver, and Manager.
Wayne has also gained significant experience in the Leisure industry over many years with appointments to and management of numerous Melbourne restaurants, clubs, hotels, and motels.
During the property crash of the early 1990s Wayne was exposed to the risks and mechanics of the Property and Construction Industry where he gained vital experience.
This experience has enabled Wayne to deliver outcomes in Property and Construction and numerous appointments are a testimony to his skills. These include commercial and residential property developments, electrical contractors, engineers, and dye castors. In 2004, Wayne had carriage of the substantial Melbourne assets of Nauru, including Nauru House and two international hotels.