Stakeholders with an *actual* stake

Who do we help?

Ethical Fields specialises in regenerative, distributive and local development.  We work with:

  • Enterprises
  • Regional economic bodies 
  • Communities 
  • Landholders 
  • Governments

Specialties

  • Cultivation of New Enterprises
  • Growth and Funding for Co-ownership

Cultivate

Identify and promote new enterprises

Cultivate

Pre-Formation work includes helping groups go through Forming, Organising, Funding and Operating.  To this end we provide:

Co-create

Co-create with stakeholders

Consulting for us is about Co-creation.  We bring to stakeholders experience they may lack, curiosity, connections, useful insights, actionable reports and a sense of humour.  Our services include:

  • Futures and Anticipatory Design
  • Reports 
  • Enterprise Assessments
  • Economic Neighbourhood Assessments
  • Feasibility Studies

Co-Own

The bridge between capital and regional communities

Stakeholders with an actual stake is about aligning interests between stakeholders at several levels: cultural, business model, structural, financial and capital instrument level.  To assist assist via:

  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Identify and network with investors
  • Capital raising design
  • Capital structures and instrument selection
  • Deal Management

Our Clients

Our clients represent the community from where they come.  They have a genuine desire to create resilience, meaningful work and prosperity in their community.  It doesn’t matter if you’re Big or Small.  It doesn’t matter if your just starting out or a “pillar of the community”.  We can help.

The bridge between capital and regional communities

Councils are key stakeholders in the “Economic Neighbourhood” and may catalyse or retard Community Wealth Building through policy settings.

Farmers are a key stakeholder for the regeneration of ecology. We assist farmers to get a better deal through cooperation and co-ownership.

We help stakeholders get an actual stake and align the enterprise goals with the stakeholders needs

We assist on the “Founder Journey” from start to exit and with everything that comes in between.

Our Team

Rohan Clarke

Rohan Clarke

Cultivator

Cultivator: Capital Stack

Drawing on 20 years experience in investment banking, and 10 years in community development, Rohan helps develop clear value propositions, strategic communication, and aligned funding structures. 

Meaghan Burkett

Meaghan Burkett

Cultivator

Cultivator: Policy Transition

Meaghan is a policy, governance and regulatory strategist and program leader with over twenty years experience across sustainability, environment, corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, new economy and transition portfolios. 

Cameron Neil

Cameron Neil

Director

Cultivator: Social Enterprise Finance

Serial Social Entrepreneur and Impact Investment Professional currently engaged with Red Hat Impact and Common Code..

Dr. Ben Wills

Dr. Ben Wills

Cultivator

Cultivator: Digital Innovation and Food System Innovation

Dr. Ben Wills is a Business School academic at Federation University. His research, teaching and consultancy focuses on the development of sustainable and transparent food systems via social enterprise, multi-stakeholder business models and digital innovation.

Dr. Jose Ramos

Dr. Jose Ramos

Director

Cultivator: Green Industrial Transition

Dr. Jose Ramos is a world leader in foresight, P2P, Futures, Thought Leadership and Green Industry Transition.  Jose publishes extensively and is creator of management practices like mutant futures, anticipatory governance and work on cosmo-localisation.

Daniel Mackey

Daniel Mackey

Cultivator

Cultivator:  Impact Investment

Currently on Full Time roll with Impact Seed

Andrew Ward (Wardy)

Andrew Ward (Wardy)

Director

Cultivator:  Entrepreneur Lens

Andrew (Wardy) is experienced in crowd-sourced funding, incubator design and commercial strategy.  

Jeff Cooper

Jeff Cooper

Cultivator

Cultivator: Customer Centricity

Using customer-centricity principles, Jeff has a particular passion and pedigree for transforming established businesses across financial services, aged care, healthcare, property, FMCG, professional services, and in B2B and B2C.

Moira Were (AM)

Moira Were (AM)

Cultivator

Cultivator: Gender Lens

Moira has extensive strategic and operational experience in the not-for-profit sector and in government at state, regional, national and international levels.

Gareth Priday

Gareth Priday

Director

Cultivator: Ecosystem Development

Gareth Priday brings 'Living Labs" to place-based communities helping them via design thinking work out practical ways to develop.  Gareth is also a skilled foresighter and facilitator.

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