Our Board of Directors provides leadership, strategic direction and corporate governance to the PNORS Group. Each Board member brings a diverse range of industry, management and financial experience.



Richard has held many senior management roles at General Manager, CEO and Vice-President level, primarily in the financial services and IT&T sectors.

In 1996 Richard co-founded Nextec Corporation, a boutique investment banking organisation. Richard has successfully managed many major corporate advisory and funding projects with a total value in excess of $1 billion.

In July 2007 Richard founded Howitt & Co to provide corporate advisory and investment banking services.

A Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management and Foundation Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Richard regularly publishes articles on technology and management and speaks at many forums internationally. Richard has been on the Board of PNORS since August 2015 and has made a significant impact, guiding the company to further growth.



Group CEO & Founder

Paul is a successful entrepreneur with a proven track record of creating and transforming businesses into enduring, profitable enterprises.

In 1982 Paul established Disprax Pty. Ltd. to coincide with the development of the now highly successful business management solution, Timber Industry Management and Marketing System (TIMMS), a software solution specifically designed for the timber industry.

Since then, based on industry insights and market trends, Paul has strategically extended his portfolio through the acquisition of Pacific Commerce in 2002, Datatime Services in 2009 and Netway Networks in 2010 and a merger with WillowIT in 2016 to form WilldooIT.

Paul has extensive experience across all facets of company management, with specific expertise in sales, management, and leadership. As Group CEO Paul oversees the strategic direction of the PNORS Technology Group.