“Sam has been an ever reliable, efficient and trustworthy part of the team since the very beginnings of WOA in 2015. Sam was instrumental in the success of the Company’s IPO in 2018, and his experience and calm head has seen us through numerous challenges in the time since. Over the years, he has demonstrated unparalleled efficiency, a forward-thinking mindset, and the ability to navigate complex corporate challenges with ease. His contributions have ensured that the company's operational protocols are in line with industry best practices.”
Anthony Maslin, Chairman - Wide Open Agriculture Limited
"Over the last 8 years Sam has demonstrated his phenomenal ability to offer responsive, accurate and clear advice to the Board of Wide Open Agriculture Ltd. Sam is professional, remains up to date with all ASIC and ASX requirements, is always 'on' (we call him 24/7 Sam) and has a positivity that is well matched to the culture at WOA. Sam has supported WOA through a wide range of governance, strategic and risk reviews including capital raising, diversity & inclusion reviews, ESG and employee incentive programs."
Dr Ben Cole, Executive Director - Wide Open Agriculture Limited
"I have worked extensively with Sam Wright for over two years, firstly on opposite sides of a corporate finance transaction and, subsequently, as fellow directors of an ASX listed company. Sam is an expert in many areas including fundraisings, ASX listing requirements, document preparation, dealing with regulators and instructing solicitors. Sam has very good judgement in my view and high ethical standards. He makes himself available and is a hard worker."
ROBERT BISHOP, MANAGING DIRECTOR, FIRST CAPITAL MARKETS
"Sam Wright was appointed the Company Secretary for our firm in September 2009 and ensures our regulatory and financial reporting responsibilities are met. He has a well developed understanding of company secretarial procedures and corporate practices. Sam is an organised, efficient, and extremely competent person. He also has very good communication skills, both written and verbal, that help him create good rapport with people. I am more than happy to recommend him and the team at Straight Lines Consultancy."
ELLIOTT ROWTON, PARTNER – MAC EQUITY PARTNERS
"Sam Wright has represented PharmAust Limited as Non-Executive Director and Company Secretary for several years. His experience is comprised of roles such as managing ASX administrational tasks, corporate governance controls, and financial functions. He is a dedicated and hardworking associate; all of his work is completed at a very high standard. Sam has consistently delivered a thorough work ethic and I am confident and highly recommend him in this position for other firms. He is an asset to the company and it has been a great opportunity to work with him."