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Upcoming meetings

What: Results Season Wrap with Solvetheriddle
When: Tuesday the 3rd of October at 10am AEST
What: Weebit Nano (ASX:WBT)
When: Thursday the 5th of October at 3:00pm AEDT
What: Chrysos (ASX:C79)
When: Monday the 9th of October at 10am AEDT
What: Jumbo Interactive (ASX:JIN)
When: Monday October 16th at 1pm AEDT
What: XRF Scientific (ASX:XRF)
When: Tuesday the 24th of October at 12pm AEDT
What: Pointerra (ASX:3DP)
When: Tuesday the 31th of October at 1pm AEDT
What: Smart Parking (ASX:SPZ)
When: Monday the 13th of November at 12pm AEDT

Past meetings

When: 26th of September, 2023

Beforepay (ASX:B4P) CEO Jamie Twiss & CFO Michael Bencsik return to update us on the company's progress.

When: 25th of September, 2023

EMVision (ASX:EMV) founder and CEO Scott Kirkland returns to update us on the state of play.

When: 19th of September, 2023

Beam Communications (ASX:BCC) CEO Michael Capocchi and CFO Dean Sleigh take us through the company's evolution, and why they expect to extend the recent growth trajectory.

When: 18th of September, 2023

IDT Australia (ASX:IDT) CEO Paul McDonald & CFO Vasantha Mahendran take us through the company's offering, and why they expect significant (and self-funded) sales growth in the coming years.

When: 12th of September, 2023

Ian Cassel is the founder of MicroCapClub and CIO of IFCM.

We discuss the beauty of micro-caps, what Ian looks for, how he manages his portfolio -- and a whole lot more besides.


When: 11th of September, 2023

Freelancer (ASX:FLN) founder & CEO Matt Barrie covers everything from the gig economy, AI and Aussie property.

When: 8th of September, 2023

Stealth Global (ASX:SGI) CEO Mike Arnold and Chairman Chris Wharton outline how the company continues to execute on its long stated strategy, and how it remains well placed to meet its 2025 targets.

When: 5th of September, 2023

Cobram Estate (ASX:CBO) CEO Sam Beaton takes us through the company's progress since we last met, and outlines the long-term investments that underpin the growth strategy.

When: 4th of September, 2023

Dropsuite (ASX:DSE) CEO Charif El-Ansari returns to update us on progress over the past 12 months, and the path forward for the company.

When: 30th of August, 2023

Enero (ASX:EGG) CEO Brent Scrimshaw gives us a high level view of the business and how he plans to drive growth.

When: 24th of August, 2023

Envirosuite (ASX:EVS) CEO Jason Cooper returns to update us on the company's progress, and outline some highlights from the recent full year results.

When: 21st of August, 2023

A welcome to our newest members and a wlakthrough of the Strawman platform.

When: 15th of August, 2023

Neuren Pharmaceuticals (ASX:NEU) CEO Jon Pilcher & VP of Corporate Development Gerry Zhao explain how the company is capitalising on 10 years of development.

When: 10th of August, 2023

Beamtree (ASX:BMT) CEO Tim Kelsey and CFO Mark McLellan outline the company's products, and how they expect to grow ACV to $60m in the coming years.

When: 7th of August, 2023

Forager Funds (ASX:FOR) founder and Chief Investment Officer Steve Johnson joined us to discuss his process for investing, the state of the market and a few investment ideas.

When: 1st of August, 2023

Droneshield (ASX:DRO) CEO Oleg Vornik explains how the business is at an inflection point, and is well positioned to capitalise on some very strong industry tailwinds.

When: 31st of July, 2023

8Common (ASX:8CO) CEO Andrew Bond returns to outline the company's progress.

When: 26th of July, 2023

AVA Risk Group (ASX:AVA) CEO Mal Maginnis and CFO Neville Joyce outline the path to $70-100m in revenue within 3 years.

When: 19th of June, 2023

The Environmental Group (ASX:EGL) CEO Jason Dixon talks about the company's offerings, and the tailwinds supporting further growth.

When: 13th of June, 2023

Duratec (ASX:DUR) founder and Executive Director Chris Oates details the business model and tailwinds in the engineering services space, and how the company thinks about key considerations within the space.

When: 7th of June, 2023

Rectifier Technologies (ASX:RFT) Executive Director Nicholas Yeoh talks about the business history, the product offering and market dynamics. A must watch if you want to dig beyond the "EV charger" narrative.

When: 6th of June, 2023

Microequities Asset Management (ASX:MAM) CEO, Chief Investment Officer & founder Carlos Gil joins us to discuss the business of managing funds, why small caps are attractive, and how they select investments.

When: 2nd of June, 2023

Volpara (ASX:VHT) CEO Teri Thomas and CFO Craig Hadfield discuss the opportunities ahead, and the transition to profitability.

When: 30th of May, 2023

Pioneer Credit (ASX:PNC) CEO & founder Keith John gives us an outline of the business, and the strategy for growth.

When: May 23, 2023

AF Legal (ASX:AFL) CFO & COO Chris McFadden and Director Peter Johns outline the strategy and emphasise the focus on disciplined growth.

When: 10th of May, 2023

Osteopore (ASX:OSX) Executive Chairman Mark Leong outlines the company's technology and the market opportunity it represents.

When: 9th of May, 2023

Paragon Care (ASX:PGC) CEO & Managing Director Mark Hooper provides an overview of the business, and how he plans to unlock growth in the coming years.

When: 8th of May, 2023

PolyNovo (ASX:PNV) Chairman David Williams returns to update us on the company's progress.


When: 1st of May 2023

Kip McGrath (ASX:KME) CEO Storm McGrath shares his insights into the education sector, and how the business is looking to help investors and students alike.

When: 25th of April, 2023

Weebit Nano (ASX:WBT) CEO Coby Hanoch talks us through the tech, and the opportunity it represents.

When: 21st of April, 2023

Adairs (ASX:ADH) CEO Mark Ronin & CFO Ash Gardner discuss the challenges of retail, and how the company differentiates itself from others in the market.

When: 11th of April, 2023

Stealth Global (ASX:SGI) CEO Mike Arnold and Chairman Chris Wharton update us on the company's progress, and why the outlook remains bright.

When: 3rd of April, 2023

Credit Corp (ASX:CCP) CEO Thomas Beregi and CFO Michael Eadie take us through the mechanics of the business, and the key factors for investors to watch.

When: 28th of March, 2023

XRF Scientific (ASX:XRF) Managing Director Vance Stazzonelli explains the company's core capabilities and how he plans to drive continued growth.

When: 23rd of March, 2023

IMEXHS (ASX:IME) CEO German Arango and Chairman Doug Flynn return to update us on the company's progress.

When: 20th of March, 2023

Whispir (ASX:WSP) CFO Jenni Pilcher runs us through the business, and how it plans to shift to profitability in the coming quarters.

When: 17th of March, 2023

Strawman member @RocketRod shares his experience as a financial planner, and gives some practical considerations.

When: 7th of March, 2023

TinyBeans (ASX:TNY) co-founder and CEO Eddie Geller returns to update us on the past 12 months, and why the company is evolving its business model.

When: 27th of February, 2023

Alcidion (ASX:ALC) CEO Kate Quirke returns to update us on the company's progress, and why she believes Alcidion can grow to over $100m in revenue.

When: 24th of February, 2023

Smart Parking (ASX:SPZ) CEO Paul Gillespie & CFO Richard Ludbrook update us on the latest results and explain why the FY25 target for 1,500 active sights remains in play.


When: 23rd of February, 2023

Audinate (ASX:AD8) CFO Rob Goss describes the core strengths of the business, and how its hoping to leverage its success in audio to disrupt the market for video networking.

When: Wednesday the 22nd of February, 2023

Connexion (ASX:CXZ) CEO Aaryn Nania explains how and why the business is investing for growth, despite some industry challenges. 

When: 21st of February, 2023

EMVision (ASX:EMV) cofounders Scott Kirkland and Ron Weinberger update us on the company's progress over the past 12 months, and why the future remains bright.

When: 13th of February, 2023

A welcome to our newest members; we walk through the platform and answer questions.

When: 7th of February, 2023

EchoIQ (ASX:EIQ) COO Philip Woolff explains the company's technology, and the opportunity it represents.

When: 31st of January, 2023

Catapult (ASX:CAT) CFO Hayden Stockdale outlines how the business has changed during his tenure, and why he's confident of capturing increasing market share.

When: 24th of January 2023

BeforePay (ASX:B4P) CEO Jamie Twiss and CFO Michael Bencsik spell out the company's value proposition, market opportunity and path to profitability.

When: 15th of December,2022


Jake Woodhouseis a passionate bitcoiner and host of the "Bitcoin with Jake” podcast.

In this wide ranging conversation, we explore some of the big ideas behind this fascinating technology.


When: 13th of December, 2022

SDI (ASX:SDI) CEO Samantha Cheetham and CFO John Slaviero  walk us through the business, how it's managed to thrive for over 50 years, and what lays ahead.

When: 6th of December, 2022

Frontier Digital Ventures (ASX:FDV) Founder and CEO Shaun Di Gregorio talks about the attractiveness of the business model, and why the company is at an inflection point.

When: 5th of December, 2022

Felix (ASX:FLX) Managing Director and founder Mike Davis provides an overview of the business, and why he thinks it's on the cusp of accelerated growth.

When: 30th of November, 2022

Laserbond (ASX:LBL) CEO Wayne Hooper and CFO Matthew Twist outline the secret to Laserbond's success, and why the group is targeting a doubling in revenue by FY2025.

When: 29th of November, 2022

Brickworks (ASXL:BKW) Managing Director Lindsay Partridge explains how this ASX stalwart has delivered such exceptional returns over many decades -- and why there's more to come.

When: 16th of November, 2022

Cobram Estate (ASX:CBO) Joint CEOs Leandro Ravetti & Sam Beaton describe the company's competitive strengths and opportunities for growth.

When: 15th of November, 2022

Envirosuite (ASX:EVS) CEO Jason Cooper joins us again to update us on the company's progress, and why he continues to see an attractive growth potential.

When: 10th of November, 2022

XTEK (ASX:XTE) CEO Scott Basham explains how the company has narrowed its focus and positioned itself to take advantage of some major macro tailwinds.

When: 2nd of November, 2022

Veris (ASX:VRS) Managing Director Michael Shirley explains the core value proposition, and how the company is focusing its efforts going forward.

When: 27th of October, 2022

Members discuss mining software & consulting company RPM Global (ASX:RUL).

When: 25th of October, 2022

Credit Clear (ASX:CCR) CEO Andrew Smith and Chief Product & Technology Officer Jason Serafino explain how Credit Clear is disrupting the collections industry.


When: 20th of October, 2022

Pointerra (ASX:3DP) Managing Director, co-founder and major shareholder Ian Olson updates us on the company's prospects, and why he's confident of continued strong growth.

When: 17th of October, 2022

Droneshield (ASX:DRO) CEO and Managing Director Oleg Vornik explains how the company is a market leader in this fast growing space, and why he expects to see strong and sustained growth in the coming years.

When: 13th of October, 2022

Alloggio (ASX:ALO) CEO & Founder Will Creedon and CFO Michael Potts explain how the business is capturing an increasingly larger share of the short term accommodation market.

When: 5th of October, 2022

Energy One (ASX:EOL) CEO Shaun Ankers helps us better understand the nature of energy markets, and how the business is well placed to capitalise on the evolving industry dynamics.

When: 4th of October, 2022

Zoom2U (ASX:Z2U) founder and CEO Steve Orenstein explains how he established a strong and expanding network effect, and the opportunity that lies ahead.

When: 26th of September, 2022

8Common (ASX:8CO) CEO Andrew Bond explains the advantages of working with the public sector, and the favourable competitive dynamics at play.

When: 20th of September, 2022

ARC Funds (ASX:ARC) Managing Director Harley Grosser talks about his passion for investing, and how he goes about plying his trade.

When: 19th of September, 2022

InvestSMART (ASX:INV) CEO Ron Hodge explains how the company has survived all the twists and turns of the financial services industry, and how he expects to drive future growth.

When: 15th of September, 2022

Members review and discuss the community's findings on our Energy One (ASX:EOL) Deep Dive.

When: 13th of September, 2022

Gaurav Sodhi is the Deputy Head of Research at InvestSMART, and one of the sharpest minds in the business.

In this wide ranging conversation we discuss investment styles, why Gaurav likes resource companies, and even a few stock ideas.

When: 7th of September, 2022

AVA Risk Group (ASX:AVA) CEO Rob Broomfield explains how the business is well placed to capitalise on a significant growth opportunity, and how they can execute while still remaining profitable.

When: 6th of September, 2022

Dropsuite (ASX:DSE) CEO Charif Elansari spells out the company's core value proposition, and how they expect to capitalise on the significant growth opportunity ahead.


When: 1st of September, 2022

eRoad's (ASX:ERD) CEO Mark Heine and CFO Margaret Warrington walk us through the company's offering, and how they plan to drive ongoing revenue growth.

When: 30th of August, 2022

Smart Parking (ASX:SPZ) Managing Director & Group CEO Paul Gillespie and CFO Richard Ludbrook take us through the latest results, and outline the growth potential for the business.


When: 25th of August, 2022

Halo Foods (ASX:HLF) CFO Jourdan Thompson takes us through the company's evolution, and the strategy to deliver growth for shareholders.

When: 23rd of August, 2022

Spectur's (ASX:SP3) Managing Director Gerard Dyson updates us on the company's progress since last we met, and explains why he's excited about the future.

When: 22nd of August, 2022

New Member Induction

We walk our newest members through the platform, and explain what Strawman is all about.

When: Monday August 15th 2022

Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals (ASX:CUV) Managing Director Dr Philippe Wolgen explains how the business breaks the mould when it comes to biopharmaceutical companies.

When: Wednesday the 10th of August, 2022

Powerhouse Ventures (ASX:PVL) Executive Chairman James Kruger and Investment Officer Ben Hodge explain the benefits of investing in technology IP, and how the team goes about identifying the best opportunities.

When: Tuesday the 9th of August 2022

Novatti (ASX:NOV) Managing Director Peter Cook explains how the business is set to capitalise on the digital payments revolution, and how it differentiates itself from others in the space.

When: Tuesday the 19th July 2022

Strawman member Solvetheriddle is a former professional money manager, who now focuses his time investing his own funds.

We discuss lessons from previous market dislocations, why life as a private investor has its advantages, and also his outlook on the current market.


When: Tuesday July 12th, 2022

Founder and CEO of Deep Data Analytics, Mathan Somasundaram, outlines his approach to investing, where he thinks we are in the cycle, and how investors can best position themselves.

When: Wednesday the 29th June 2022

Yojee (ASX:YOJ) Managing Director Ed Clarke lays out the company's value proposition, and how he plans to capture an increasing share of the global logistics spend.

When: Tuesday the 28th June 2022

Codan (ASX:CDA) CEO Alf Ianniello provides an overview of this longstanding (and very successful) business, as well as his vision for the future.

When: Friday 24th of June 2022

Volpara (ASX:VHT) CEO Teri Thomas and CFO Craig Hadfield outline their focus to shift to profitability while maintaining top-line growth.

When: Wednesday the 15th of June 2022

Lithium miner Argosy Minerals (ASX:AGY) Managing Director Jerko Zuvela explains how the company has a first mover advantage, and is set to benefit from a long-term structural shift in the world's energy infrastructure.


When: Friday the 10th of June 2022

IKEgps (ASX:IKE) CEO Glenn Milnes explians why boring is beautiful when it comes to the company's chosen niche, and outlines the significant growth opportunity in the US.

When: Monday June 6th 2022

Kelly Partners Group (ASX:KPG) founder and Managing Director Brett Kelly outlines the secret sauce behind the company's impressive value creation.

When: Friday June 3rd 2022

Siteminder (ASX:SDR) CEO Sankar Narayan explains how the hotel management software company endured covid and emerged as an even stronger business.

When: Friday 27th May 2022

Polynovo (ASX:PNV) Chairman David Williams gives us an overview of the business, and why he's optimistic for the future.

When: Wednesday the 18th of May at 10:30am AEST

Archer Materials (ASX:AXE) is a technology company that operates within the semiconductor industry. We talk to CEO Mohammad Choucair to learn more about how the company plans to take advantage of the rise in quantum computing.


When: Tuesday May 17th at 3pm AEST

Raiz Invest (ASX:RZI) Managing Director/Group CEO George Lucas takes us through the business, and its plans for the future.

When: Wednesday the 11th of May at 9:30am

PureProfile (ASX:PPL) CEO Martin Filz explains what gives the business an edge, and how he plans to drive shareholder value.


When: Tuesday May 3rd at 11am AEST

Dr Anirban Mahanti is an advisor at and a highly successful private investor.

In this wide ranging discussion, we dig into his investing approach and what he thinks of current market conditions.

When: Monday May 2nd at 12pm AEST

Partner & co-founder Paul Wilson explains how Bailador (ASX:BTI) has compounded its assets at more than 20%pa since listing, and how the business seeks to deliver value for shareholders. 

When: Wednesday the 27th April at 12pm AEST

Sparc Technologies (ASX:SPN) Executive Chairman Stephen Hunt and head of energy Nick O'Loughlin take us through the technology behind the company, and the potential it represents.

When: Thursday the 21st of April at 2:30pm AEST

SelfWealth (ASX:SWF) CEO Cath Whitikar explains why she isnt interested in a race to the bottom.

When: Monday the 11th of April at 12pm AEST

iTech Minerals (ASX:ITM) Managing Director Michael Schwarz gives us an overview of the company's assets, and how he plans to unlock value for shareholders.

When: Thursday the 7th of April at 2pm AEST

CEO Neil Verdal-Austin explains how just a small shift to oral based treat of Obstructive Sleep Apnea would grow the business significantly, and how their new smart prouct hopes to drive that shift.




When: Wednesday the 6th of April at 12pm AEST

Group Managing Director & CEO of Stealth Global (ASX:SGI) Mike Arnold outlines why the business expects to deliver strong sales growth growth and margin expansion in the coming years.


When: Monday April 4th at 12pm AEST

SenSen Networks (ASX:SNS) is a leader in AI sensor solutions. CEO Dr. Subhash Challa explains what makes the business special, and why he expects strong growth in the years ahead.

When: Tuesday 29th of March at 7:30am AEDT

Brainchip's (ASX:BRN) newly minted CEO Sean Hehir outlines the technology and opportunity in this fast growing industry.

When: Monday 28th of March at 2:30pm AEDT

Dr German Arango, CEO & Founder of IMEXHS (ASX:IME) and Chairman Doug Flynn explain how IMEXHS differentiates itself from competitors, and what they have planned for the next 5 years.


When: Wednesday the 23rd March at 3pm AEDT

Founder and CEO of Straker Translations (ASX:STG), Mr. Grant Straker, takes us through the business and its opportunties.

When: Monday March 21st at 6pm AEDT

Mushroompanda (aka Michael) outlines his investment thesis for Somnomed (ASX:SOM).

When: Thursday March 10th @ 6:30pm AEDT

Strawman member Maaxweell gives us a primer on how to read and analyse a Balance Sheet.

When: Tuesday 8th March @ 10am AEDT

AVA Risk Group Limited (ASX:AVA) is a risk management services and technologies provider with a range of complementary solutions including intrusion detection for perimeters, pipelines and data networks, and biometric and card access control.

CEO Rob Broomfield gives us an overview of the business, its products and growth opportunities.

When: Tuesday March 1st at 10am AEDT

Cogstate (ASX:CGS) CEO Brad O'Connor explains the structural advantages the business, and how after 20 years it's only now on the cusp of sustained growth.

When: Monday the 28th February at 6pm AEDT

A welcome to our newest members, where we'll go through the key features of the platform and answer any questions you may have.

When: Friday February 25th @ 11am AEDT

Ai-Media (ASX:AIM) is a global leader in the provision of high-quality live and recorded captioning, transcription and translation services.

Co-founder and CEO Tony Abrahams outlines the company's value proposition and growth potential.

When: Tuesday 22nd February @ 6pm AEDT

Strawman member TEPCapital (Tom Perfrement) shares his pitch on Halo Foods (ASX:HLF) and South Harz Potash (ASX:SHP)

You can check out Tom's website here

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When: Friday 18th February @ 12pm AEDT

Adalta (ASX:1AD) CEO and Managing Director Tim Oldham takes us through the company's key products and opportunities.

When: Wednesday the 2nd of February 2022 @ 9am AEDT

Tinybeans (ASX:TNY) CEO & co-founder Eddie Geller

When: Thursday January 20th @ 1pm AEDT

EMVision (ASX:EMV) co-founder and Executive Director Scott Kirkland


When: Monday December 6, 12:30pm AEDT

Rescheduled event with Vmoto (ASX:VMT) Director Blair Sergeant

When: December 3, 2021, 12pm-2pm AEDT

Catapult (ASX:CAT) Executive Chairman Adir Shiffman. Start time: 08:42

Lakehouse Capital CIO Donny Buchanan. Start time: 47:30

When: Friday November 5th, 2021 AEDT, 12pm AEST
  • Luke Winchester of Merewether Capital (aka Wini). Start Time 4:50
  • Gerry Sakkas of Playside Studios (ASX:PLY). Start Time 34:15
  • Tom Kent of Ensurance (ASX:ENA). Start Time 1:15:40
When: Friday October 22nd, 6pm AEDT

DrPete123 on Stealth Global Holdings (ASX:SGI) -- 4:46

Noddy74 on Xref (ASX:XF1) -- 36:35

Strawman on Catapult (ASX:CAT) -- 1:04:00

When: Friday October 8, 12-2pm AEST
  • Pat Howard of MSL Solutions (ASX:MSL) -- start
  • Josh Baker of Capital H Management -- 35:26
  • Jason Dixon of The Environmental Group (ASX:EGL) -- 58:10
  • On Equity -- 1:41:20 
When: 12:00 PM Friday AEST Sep 10, 2021

How to value a company

  • Ian Olson, CEO of Pointerra (ASX:3DP) -- starts at 0:32:00
  • Jason Cooper of Envirosuite (ASX:EVS) -- starts at 1:08:46
  • Matt Joass of Maven Funds -- starts at 01:38:40
When: 6:00 PM Friday AEST Aug 27, 2021

CanadianAussie on Novonix (ASX:NVX)

Noicewon11 on SmartPay (ASX:SMP)

Strawman on Envirosuite (ASX:EVS)

When: 1pm AEST Monday, August 13, 2021

Kate Quirke of Alcidion (ASX:ALC) -- starts at 00:33:22
Gerard Dyson of Spectur (ASX:SP3) - starts at 01:01:20
Claude Walker from A Rich Life & Owen Raszkiewicz from Rask Finance -- starts at 01:31:00

When: 6pm AEST Monday, August 9, 2021

An introduction to the Strawman platform