OUR LEADERS

Meet our team of seasoned professionals, working together to provide foundational professional services to our clients.

Nathan Goodall
Chairman & Director
About Nathan

A true entrepreneur at heart, Nathan is the architect and driving force behind Artery. Having owned and operated businesses in the legal and financial services advisory sectors, Nathan’s vision to provide a collaborative client advisory solution across core professional disciplines led to the assembly of our unique business offering. Nathan is the current Chairman of Artery and provides authentic multi-disciplinary services as a Partner in Artery Legal as well as acting as Managing Director of Artery Insurance.

Michael Jensen
Director
About Michael

Michael has always been a natural with numbers, resulting in the commencement of his accounting practice in 1999. He has advised clients on a broad range of taxation matters from all over Australia, including solutions for individuals, family offices, company formations, re-structures, and disposals. As a business owner with very strong networks and relationships, Michael’s knowledge and experience goes well beyond the numbers. Michael also places a strong emphasis on continuous learning, ensuring the team can oversee the everchanging landscape of taxation legislation. As the Director of Artery Accounting, Michael ensures he is always an available point of contact for client needs.

David Chia
Director
About David

Coming from an accounting background, David first moved into the investment markets with the Bank of Singapore (based in Melbourne) in the 1980’s. He then transitioned to an investment advisory focused role in the early 1990’s and since then has worked for a number of the large global investment/private banks (including UBS, Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch and Citigroup). In 2007 David departed the large corporates to found RED Asset Management and is now a Director of Artery Wealth.

Ben Brockhurst
Director
About Ben

Ben started his investment career with Merrill Lynch in the 1990’s, where he met David Chia to create an enduring working relationship. Ben went on to work with a number of large investment houses including Salomon Smith Barney, Citigroup, ABN AMRO and RBS Morgans before setting out to establish his own advisory business in 2010. In 2016, Ben & David merged their respective businesses to create RED Asset Management. Ben is now a Director of Artery Wealth.

Venkata Gadde
Director
About Venkata

Coming from an engineering background, Venkata commenced his career in the early 2000’s within the context of project engineering for a global packaging leader in New Zealand. In 2005, Venkata moved to Australia and worked in senior management roles for various local and multinational businesses across different industry sectors including agribusiness, manufacturing, transport & logistics. Venkata is a Director of Artery Optimise and utilises his diverse skillset to assist businesses in overcoming their operational challenges.

Bill McLellan
Director
About Bill

Bill is a ‘specialist generalist’ with a career spanning the military, mining, mining services, energy retail, energy & renewable advisory, executive leadership coaching, business owner and board appointments. As a business owner, he has advised companies in the ASX 100, mid-sized SME’s and organisations looking to scale. Bill leads our Artery Collective offering and focuses on integrating leadership capability, strategy, culture and chairing ‘fit for purpose’ advisory boards to solve business challenges. Bill also helps organisations amplify leadership performance and provides business coaching as Director of Artery Performance.

Aryan Goodall
Client Solutions Architect
About Aryan

Aryan is all about people. She takes great care in assessing client needs, values and objectives to ensure the Artery team can provide sustainable and trusted solutions. Aryan is a seasoned relationship executive, having worked in senior sales roles within the pharmaceutical and financial services industries. With a degree in Psychology, Aryan is best placed to cultivate lasting relationships all round. Aryan spends most of her time with Artery Insurance and enjoys educating clients on how to best structure their insurance programs.

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