Leadership

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Paul Mitchell - Founder & CEO

Mitchell is a chartered accountant and a former General Manager of GE Capital Distribution Finance Australia & New Zealand. Mitchell left GE to established Falcon Group’s  (UK based, global non-bank) Australia and New Zealand Businesses growing to 3 Offices  across Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland over 4 years. In December 2018 Mitchell was presented with an opportunity to take over the SME Distribution Finance arm of the business and established MitchCap, now located in the regional, innovation hub of Wollongong. Prior to Falcon & GE Mitchell lead The Financial Solutions Business for Fortune 500 Company Stryker South Pacific  and held various senior finance roles for large public companies. 



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Andrew Stafferton - Non-Executive Director

Stafferton  is a Co-Founder of DF Capital, a UK Public Listed Floorplan Financier. DF Capital has grown since inception in 2016 to a market leader of Manufacturer and dealer financing solutions in Europe. Prior to co-founding DF Capital, Stafferton  led the global Business Development team at GE Capital CDF, as well as roles as leading ANZ, and EMEA Head of Marine, Agriculture, and Industrial divisions. He also established products in trade and supply chain finance, across Europe and the Middle East.  

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Colin Day - Non-Executive Director

Day is the current Chairman of the  board and brings a wealth of experience as a senior executive and company director to MitchCap. Day is  the former Chief Executive Officer and Director of the public listed company Collection House Limited. Prior to Collection House Day co-founded Remington White Australia in 1987 which grew to become a leading player in the debt collection industry servicing major corporates that included Optus, ANZ, CBA, Westpac  and United Energy. Remington White was acquired by Collection House in 2000 after which Day remained with Collection House and served as Chief Executive Officer and Director while chairing the boards of all the Collection House subsidiary companies. In 2007 he returned to Melbourne to co-found the Alpha Legal and Alpha Legal Finance Debt Purchase and Debt Recovery Group. He has also served on the boards of numerous Listed and Unlisted Public Companies in the Manufacturing and Solar Energy sectors.

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Peter Carroll - Independent Non-Executive Director

Carroll is a former Barrister and Senior Partner of Corrs Chambers Westgarth. His legal career includes - 8 years as a Commercial Law Reformer - 15 years as a Banking & Finance Partner in Corrs Chambers Westgarth - 5 years as a Barrister in Melbourne - 3 years as Managing Director of Jones King Lawyers a wholly owned subsidiary of Collection House Ltd and 12 years as co-founder and director of Alpha Legal and Alpha Legal Finance a specialist Debt Purchase and Debt Recovery Law Firm.    


Carroll has held engagements and lead advisory for some of the largest banks and captive finance businesses to have operated in the Domestic  Floorplan  Finance  Market.

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Craig Jones - Credit & Risk Advisory

Jones is an experienced risk executive with over 30 years  in the finance industry. Jones has held various senior credit & risk roles within the Equipment and Floorplan Finance Industries. He was previously the Chief Credit Officer for 3 GE Capital Australia Businesses including GE Capital's Floorplan Business - overseeing approximately $2.5b of assets under finance. Jones provides Credit and Risk Advisory services to MitchCap and sits on various MitchCap Advisory Committees including leading the company's Credit & Risk Committee.