Sydney Team

Our diligence team assesses the suitability of matters for Augusta’s investment and manages the review of each matter before it is approved for our funding. The team is made up of experienced litigation lawyers, paralegals and finance experts who help guide lawyers and claimants through the funding process.

Mira Brennan

Chief Executive (Australia)
Mira Brennan

Mira was an investment banker with Banque Nationale de Paris completing various M&A deals. Prior to investment banking Mira was a manager at PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Before joining PwC she was an accountant with Mann Judd. She completed a B.Com. from University of Western Australia; an M.Com. (Finance) from the University of NSW; and is a Chartered Accountant.

+61 2 8311 1195

mira.brennan@augustaventures.com

Philip Lomax

Investment Manager
Philip Lomax

Philip is an Investment Manager in Augusta’s diligence team and solicitor of the Courts of England and Wales.

Before joining Augusta, Philip worked at city firm Elborne Mitchell LLP where he was a member of the shipping and commercial litigation/arbitration departments, acting on a range of commercial disputes in both arbitration and the High Court.

Philip holds a LLB from the University of Sussex, where he graduated with First Class Honours.

+61 2 8311 1197

philip.lomax@augustaventures.com

Liz Huckerby

Investment Manager
Liz Huckerby

Liz is an Investment Manager in Augusta’s diligence and monitoring team.

Liz has advised on commercial disputes for over a decade. Prior to joining Augusta, Liz worked for a top-tier firm, a boutique firm and as a senior associate at a large global firm.

Liz is admitted to practice in New South Wales and is on the High Court roll.

Liz holds a BA/LLB from the University of Sydney, where she graduated with First Class Honours in 2004.

+61 2 8311 1198

liz.huckerby@augustaventures.com