Paul O'Farrell is the managing director of Quadrant Advisory, a debt advisory, banking and risk management services firm established by Lavan, a leading Western Australian legal firm, and Paul to provide independent and insightful advice to middle market clients. Paul is an experienced banking professional and chartered accountant with over 25 years of international banking and risk management knowledge with PricewaterhouseCoopers, National Australia Bank and Bankwest.
Quadrant Advisory is a fee for service advisory business with 100% of its income earned from its clients. It is not a brokerage firm and does not earn trail, commission or brokerage from any financiers therefore is truly independent.
Paul has an in-depth understanding of the issues facing businesses when applying for or reviewing finance facilities and has a strong network of relationships throughout the Western Australian banking industry. His banking and credit risk knowledge delivers commercial value to clients in a number of situations including applying for finance, resolving relationship issues, dealing with financier asset management departments and succession planning.
Paul’s unique blend of corporate banking, credit risk, and business assessment skills across a range of industries, combined with an independent director’s perspective, are of significant value to a company looking to improve their financial position and banking options.
His qualifications include a Bachelor of Business Studies, Fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland, member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and Graduate of Australian Institute of Company Directors.